Category: Sex & Education

Posts about sex education or sex educators, and resources around sexual education.

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Meet Our Teachers! Marcia Baczynski

“People don’t take the time or have the tools to get really clear about what they mean by “opening up” and they don’t have a game plan for how to make sure that everyone involved feels respected and cared for. Sexuality and monogamy operate in the shadows for most people, and most of us have never had an honest, safe environment where we can talk about what we want and need without feeling shamed for it. “

Dr. Queen at the Good Vibrations Dyke March booth

Answering Sex Questions at the Dyke March

As long as parents are essentially silent and schools provide bad sex ed that does not answer a teen’s perfectly reasonable sex questions, youth will figure that the most effective way to get questions answered is by *watching some sex*, but they will likely not absorb the message that this is scripted and directed sex, akin to watching car chase movies to learn to drive a car.