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Baltimore high school students talk about gaps in sex-ed

Baltimore high school students talk about gaps in sex-ed

Last week I had a conversation about sex ed with three of my son’s friends who are all seniors at Baltimore City College high school. It’s not a scientific survey, of course, just a way to take the temperature, to find out what students are learning in their health classes—and perhaps more important, what they wished they had learned. Tali Spiliadis, 18, Kevin Scott, 17, and Ana Jeffries, 17, had all completed health, which has a sex-ed component. They had this to say. (Karen Houppert)

Tali: At City most take health as freshmen. At [Baltimore School for the Arts] most take it their senior year. That’s really bad. Pretty much people have...

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