CA Healthy Youth Act 2016

On Demand Webinar Overview:

Title: CA Healthy Youth Act 2016: Comprehensive Sexual Health Education: Legal Requirements for CA Public Schools

Course Fee:  FREE

Sharla E. Smith, MPH, HIV/STD Prevention Education Consultant, California Department of Education

The California Healthy Youth Act (CHYA) AB 329 was signed into law in October, 2015 by Governor Brown. It became law on January 1, 2016. With it's passage, Comprehensive Sexual Health Education is now mandated in California with instruction required in middle school and in high school.

This online course clarifies all sections of the CA Education Code (51930-51939) that were updated with the passage of the California Healthy Youth Act. It also provides specific examples of how the purpose of the act, required criteria and required instruction can all be implemented to provide comprehensive sexual health education in grades 7-12 in compliance with the CHYA.

Who should watch?

  • CA School Teachers, Educators + Nurses
  • Health + Sexuality Educators
  • School + Community-Based Educators
  • Counselors + Social Workers
  • Youth Educators
  • Sexual Health Curriculum + Lesson Plan Developers
Additional Information:

Webinar Recording Date: February, 2016 / Approximate Run Time: 73 minutes

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