As a relatively new educator and not-so-new parent, I found your essay and the subsequent comments about our public education system reaffirming and motivating, but lacking an important component:
Are You a Christian?
August 25, at 5:
It is important, therefore, to start the conversation early, and to make it clear to your children that you are always willing to talk about sexuality — whenever questions come up for them, or when a "teachable moment" occurs.
SB Adds information on sexual assault and violence prevention and understanding consent to existing health education requirement.
A good read.
I enjoyed reading your point of view and feel this issue should be considered in future changes to the education system.