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Friendship

Fighting Fair

People don’t always get along or agree with one another. They may disagree with one another or have a conflict because they have different beliefs, ideas or preferences. Sometimes people…

Rejection: It Happens To Everyone

Experiencing rejection is a normal part of life. Whether it is not getting the part in a play that you really wanted or having your partner break up with you,…

How to Be a Good Listener

Expressing your wants and needs and listening to understand what the other person wants or needs are important communications skills. Healthy communication can benefit your relationships with your family, friends…

Active Listening: How To Communicate Effectively

Expressing your wants and needs and listening to understand what the other person wants or needs are important communications skills. Healthy communication can benefit your relationships with your family, friends…

How to Talk to Girls, Boys and Everyone in Between

Expressing your wants and needs and listening to understand what the other person wants or needs are important communications skills. Healthy communication can benefit your relationships with your family, friends…

What Makes A Relationship Healthy?

Having romantic and sexual feelings for another person your age is totally normal during puberty. It’s also totally normal if you do not experience romantic or sexual feelings. You may…

How To Deal With Rejection

Experiencing rejection is a normal part of life. Whether it is not getting the part in a play that you really wanted or having your partner break up with you,…

Healthy vs Unhealthy Relationships

Having romantic and sexual feelings for another person your age is totally normal during puberty. It’s also totally normal if you do not experience romantic or sexual feelings. You may…

Friends Forever?

Having friends that you enjoy being around and can trust is super important. It’s great when both friends care about and support each other. But sometimes friendships change or can…

Social Anxiety

It is normal to feel nervous or worried especially if you’re in a new or stressful situation, like when you take a test. But if you’re so worried you can’t…

Sexuality Education

Biological Female Anatomy

Most people have the same basic body parts—heads, arms, legs and feet. While we are mostly similar, we do have different reproductive and sexual organs. A person who is female…

When Will I Be Ready? When Should I Have Sex?

Only you know when you’re really ready to have sex. As you grow up, you will begin to get clear about what you are or aren’t ready for sexually. Talking…

Help kids learn how babies are made

“How are babies made?” is a question that many adults, sadly, dread having to answer. But, if we can remember to think about the question from the child’s perspective, answering…

Biological Male Anatomy

Most people have the same basic body parts—heads, arms, legs and feet. While we are mostly similar, we do have different reproductive and sexual organs. A person who is male or assigned…

Virginity

Maybe you have heard the word “virgin” or “virginity.” But what exactly do those words mean? The word “virgin” means a person who has not had sex. But if being…

Help kids learn about gender

Children receive messages about gender from the time they are born, often based on rigid expectations about the proper roles for girls and boys and men and women, and reinforced…

Birth Control Basics: Condoms, The Pill & Patch

Once you start to go through puberty, it’s possible to get pregnant or get someone pregnant, which is why it’s important to be familiar with different ways to prevent pregnancy.…

Help kids learn how bodies are mostly alike

As children are growing up, it’s important for them to learn the proper names for all of their body parts. Parents and other adult caregivers almost always correctly label the parts that…

Are You Ready To Have Sex?

Only you know when you’re really ready to have sex. As you grow up, you will begin to get clear about what you are or aren’t ready for sexually. Talking…

Help kids learn where babies come from

It’s quite common for children between the ages of three and five to ask questions about where they came from, or more generally, where babies come from. Some parents and…

Puberty

Top Signs Girls are in Puberty

If you’re between the ages of 9 and 14, you’ve probably started to experience puberty, or the changes that happen when your body changes from a child to a young…

Menstruation Sensation

If you’re between the ages of 9 and 14, you’ve probably started to experience puberty, or the changes that happen when your body changes from a child to a young…

Sad and Happy: Feelings Happen

Mood swings—when a person’s feelings change quickly and might feel very intense—are a normal part of puberty. You might feel moody, crabby or even suddenly want to cry and then…

Why Don’t I Like The Way I Look?

During puberty your body goes through a lot of changes. Sometimes this can be overwhelming, and you may notice that you don’t like everything about the way you look all…

Top Signs Boys are in Puberty

If you’re between the ages of 10 and 14, you’ve probably started to experience puberty or some of the changes that happen when your body changes from a child to…

Boobs and More

If you’re between the ages of 9 and 14, you’ve probably started to experience puberty, or the changes that happen when your body changes from a child to a young…

All About Getting Your Period

If you’re between the ages of 9 and 14, you’ve probably started to experience puberty, or the changes that happen when your body changes from a child to a young…

Bodies: Different Shapes and Sizes. All Beautiful!

During puberty your body goes through a lot of changes. Sometimes this can be overwhelming, and you may notice that you don’t like everything about the way you look all…

Menstruation: What To Expect

If you’re between the ages of 9 and 14, you’ve probably started to experience puberty, or the changes that happen when your body changes from a child to a young…

Period Hygiene: Tampons, Pads and Menstrual Cups

If you’re between the ages of 9 and 14, you’ve probably started to experience puberty, or the changes that happen when your body changes from a child to a young…

Protective Education

Wise On The Web

Being connected to your friends, family and everyone else online can be awesome! But nothing we do online is really private, including emails, text messages and even the apps you…

Sexting

Sexting is exchanging sexual messages, photos or videos by text message, social media or email. Some people sext as a way to flirt, to be close to someone without risking…

What is Sexual Assault?

Any kind of sexual behaviors or touching another person’s breasts, genitals or buttocks without that person’s permission (also known as consent) is sexual assault. The age at which someone can…

Help kids learn that bodies are private

As young children grow, they spend a lot of time wondering about and exploring their own bodies. They’ll likely have a lot of questions, and adults can help them best…

Saying Yes or No: What Is Consent?

Sexual consent is when people agree to engage in certain sexual behaviors. They can express their consent by saying, “Yes, that’s okay with me.” Just because someone doesn’t say “no,” it…

Porn: Fact or Fiction?

Pornography—sometimes called porn—is any material that is designed to cause arousal or sexual feelings for the person reading or viewing it. Porn is very common online and generally includes pictures…

Being Safe on the Internet

Being connected to your friends, family and everyone else online can be awesome! But nothing we do online is really private, including emails, text messages and even the apps you…

Teasing: Not Just Harmless Fun

Teasing is often meant to be playful and harmless. But verbal or physical teasing is never okay and is not a healthy way to show someone you like them. Some…

What Is Bullying?

Bullying is when one person hurts, harms or is mean to another person over and over again. Some bullies may be mean by repeatedly tripping, hitting or pushing someone, while…

Consent and Communication

Sexual consent is when people agree to engage in certain sexual behaviors. They can express their consent by saying, “Yes, that’s okay with me.” Just because someone doesn’t say “no,” it…

Relationships

How to Talk to Girls, Boys and Everyone in Between

Expressing your wants and needs and listening to understand what the other person wants or needs are important communications skills. Healthy communication can benefit your relationships with your family, friends…

Rejection: It Happens To Everyone

Experiencing rejection is a normal part of life. Whether it is not getting the part in a play that you really wanted or having your partner break up with you,…

What Makes A Relationship Healthy?

Having romantic and sexual feelings for another person your age is totally normal during puberty. It’s also totally normal if you do not experience romantic or sexual feelings. You may…

Active Listening: How To Communicate Effectively

Expressing your wants and needs and listening to understand what the other person wants or needs are important communications skills. Healthy communication can benefit your relationships with your family, friends…

Fighting Fair

People don’t always get along or agree with one another. They may disagree with one another or have a conflict because they have different beliefs, ideas or preferences. Sometimes people…

Healthy vs Unhealthy Relationships

Having romantic and sexual feelings for another person your age is totally normal during puberty. It’s also totally normal if you do not experience romantic or sexual feelings. You may…

Is It Love?

Having romantic and sexual feelings for another person your age is totally normal during puberty. It’s also totally normal if you do not experience romantic or sexual feelings. You may…

How To Deal With Rejection

Experiencing rejection is a normal part of life. Whether it is not getting the part in a play that you really wanted or having your partner break up with you,…

Finding An Adult That You Can Trust

Sometimes it can be awkward to ask a parent or trusted adult questions about puberty and sex. As uncomfortable as it may feel, remember that they were once your age and…

First Kiss And Showing Affection

Thinking about kissing or showing someone affection can feel a bit scary, but this nervousness is completely normal. Before you decide you’re ready for that first kiss or even a…