CBAE funding is a significant force in promoting federal policy because these monies flow directly to private entities that apply for and receive government grants.
101) However, programs funded under CBAE must teach all eight points.
Congress now appears to be retreating from generously funding CBAE.
results in images and stories that matter, that have life because they are about life.
Apparently responding to these charges, the 2007 program guidelines for the CBAE
program created a new requirement specifically pertaining to medical accuracy.
Although not as extreme as some would have liked, the standard envisioned by the CBAE
guidance still conflicts with prevailing patterns of human sexual behavior, not only for unmarried adults but for adolescents as well.
The announcement is clear that an important goal of the CBAE program is to prepare young people for marriage--which it defines as "only a legal union between one man and one woman as a husband and wife.
Apparently responding to charges that CBAE curricula are rife with medical and scientific inaccuracies, the program announcement explicitly states that curricula must contain references for factual information provided about contraceptive failure rates and side effects, as well as the harms associated with STDs.