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Lemme tell you 'bout the birds and the bees 

Lemme tell you 'bout the birds and the bees Its springtime in the Springs! Do you know who is teaching your kids about the birds and the bees? The Indy hit the streets to get the down-low on the sex-ed flow ...

click to enlarge Kyle Shengle -  - Downtown -  - Wendys employee -  - How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? Just enough so they know what they need to do to protect themselves. -  - What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? I don't agree with it. -  - Do you think it works?  It could work to a certain point, but then kids are just going to want to try it. -  - How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? They should play a little bit more. They are more concerned with making money than with how people are doing -  - Who taught you about the birds and the bees? My cousins, and I learned a little bit in school.
  • Kyle Shengle

    Downtown

    Wendys employee

    How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? Just enough so they know what they need to do to protect themselves.

    What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? I don't agree with it.

    Do you think it works? It could work to a certain point, but then kids are just going to want to try it.

    How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? They should play a little bit more. They are more concerned with making money than with how people are doing

    Who taught you about the birds and the bees? My cousins, and I learned a little bit in school.

click to enlarge Jessica Debias -  - South Hancock -  - Unemployed -  - How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? I had it in fourth grade. It should be taught in a higher grade, maybe sixth or seventh and for a longer period of time. -  - What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? I think it's crap. -  - Do you think it works?  No, I don't think so. -  - How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? I think they should be involved. -  - Who taught you about the birds and the bees? Actually, my sex education class.
  • Jessica Debias

    South Hancock

    Unemployed

    How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? I had it in fourth grade. It should be taught in a higher grade, maybe sixth or seventh and for a longer period of time.

    What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? I think it's crap.

    Do you think it works? No, I don't think so.

    How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? I think they should be involved.

    Who taught you about the birds and the bees? Actually, my sex education class.

click to enlarge Lindsey Weidmann -  - Downtown -  - Bookseller -  - How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? They should be provided a lot, especially in terms of different kinds of contraceptives. It's very important. -  - What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? I think it's not realistic or viable. -  - Do you think it works?  No, I don't think it works. It's more idealistic than anything. -  - How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? They should definitely be more involved, especially in terms of being more informative about what forms of contraception are out there. -  - Who taught you about the birds and the bees? I think it was my friends, but I didn't learn anything important about sex until high school.
  • Lindsey Weidmann

    Downtown

    Bookseller

    How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? They should be provided a lot, especially in terms of different kinds of contraceptives. It's very important.

    What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? I think it's not realistic or viable.

    Do you think it works? No, I don't think it works. It's more idealistic than anything.

    How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? They should definitely be more involved, especially in terms of being more informative about what forms of contraception are out there.

    Who taught you about the birds and the bees? I think it was my friends, but I didn't learn anything important about sex until high school.

click to enlarge John Covert -  - Denver -  - Real-estate consultant  -  - How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? I think it should be provided, but to what extent is a good question. It should probably be addressed every year. -  - What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? Absolutely. I think it's important. -  - Do you think it works?  I think it works. The better you educate people, the more that abstinence education would work. -  - How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? I think they should teach it in our schools; so yes, there is a place for the government to be involved in sex education. -  - Who taught you about the birds and the bees? Not my parents. Our schools did, but I do think it's important that parents do play a role in educating their kids.
  • John Covert

    Denver

    Real-estate consultant

    How much sex education should be provided to teen-agers? I think it should be provided, but to what extent is a good question. It should probably be addressed every year.

    What do you think about the abstinence-only sex education movement? Absolutely. I think it's important.

    Do you think it works? I think it works. The better you educate people, the more that abstinence education would work.

    How much of a role do you think the government should play in sex education programs? I think they should teach it in our schools; so yes, there is a place for the government to be involved in sex education.

    Who taught you about the birds and the bees? Not my parents. Our schools did, but I do think it's important that parents do play a role in educating their kids.

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