has been my professional home for the last 21 years and has given me so much both professionally and personally.
advocates for the right of all people to accurate information, comprehensive education about sexuality, and sexual health services.
While many of the controversies SIECUS
tracked this year ended in greater restrictions on what young people will learn in school, Ciardullo reminds us that advocates and activists across the country are working diligently to protect and promote comprehensive sexuality education and that in many communities they are succeeding.
But the roll call of SIECUS
organizers tells the real story.
moves forward with a renewed energy and vision we are pleased to announce that beginning October 1, 2015, Jesseca Boyer, Vice President for Policy, will serve as Interim President & CEO.
Prior to serving as president and CEO of SIECUS
, she was the first director of state and local affairs at the National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy in Washington, DC, and a senior program associate at the Southern Regional Project on Infant Mortality.
Patti Britton, a clinical sexologist in California and former editor of the SIECUS
Report, details her account as a mother watching her daughter suffer with HIV/AIDS during the early stages of the epidemic.
Following the report's release and the ABC appearance, SIECUS
coordinated a sign-on letter to Sen.
supported efforts to protect federal funds for adolescent sexual health promotion programs through Action Alerts, with nearly 600 letters sent through SIECUS
and hundreds more sent from around the country to members of Congress.
It is against this backdrop of ongoing debate that we present this SIECUS
When will groups like SIECUS
communicate this to teens?
On August 20, 2015, SIECUS
released the 2015 Sex Ed State Legislative Round-Up: Overview of Activity Across the Country.