Sexuality Education and Teachers' Attitudes towards Sexual Double Standard Influencing on Sexual Risk Behaviors Among Adolescents

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สิตานันท์ ศรีใจวงศ์
ศิริอร สินธุ
เอมพร รตินธร
ชูเกียรติ วิวัฒน์วงศ์เกษม


          Sexuality education plays an important role in reducing sexual risk behaviors among adolescents. The sex education was driven by the teachers. They plays an important role in sexuality education. Recent social changes, teacher had different attitudes towards sexuality education. The most of them continue remain on greater acceptance of sexual double standard. It emphases on abstinence until marriage for female adolescents and free sex for male adolescents. Teachers’ attitudes toward sexual double standard effect to negative outcomes of sex education program in school. Teachers changed the topics or contents of sex education based on their attitudes and discussed about sexual issues with male and female adolescents differently and less concern about safe sex and contraceptive method for female adolescents. It led to increasing prevalence of pregnancy among adolescents. The objectives of this study about sexual risk behaviors among adolescent in the recent. So, the sex education teacher preparing should concern improving positive attitudes toward sexual issues that correspond to the change of adolescent sexual behaviors in contemporary society, for ufo leading


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