Educational or Curriculum – School Wide Activity

Initiative Description: Multicomponent sexuality education intervention that integrated a classroom curriculum, parent education workshops and materials, peer advocate program, and sexual health services.

Study Results: Students receiving the multicomponent intervention reported greater increases in the use of sexual health services (odds ratio [OR] = 1.73, 95% CI = 1.09–2.75) and the likelihood of carrying a condom.

Reference: Berglas, N. F., Jerman, P., Rohrbach, L. A., Angulo-Olaiz, F., Chou, C., & Constantine, N. A. (2016). An implementation and outcome evaluation of a multicomponent sexuality education programme for high school students. Sex Education, 16(5), 549-567. doi:10.1080/14681811.2015.1133408

Level of Evidence: 3 out of 5 stars Very Good