Primary Sexuality Education

Professional development (PD) Manawatu/Whanganui, Marlborough

Posted: 16 January 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9qMN

This half-day introductory course is intended for primary and intermediate school teachers.  It will focus on learning more about sexuality education and exploring ways that it can be delivered using a best-practice, comprehensive approach.

Course includes:

  • Exploring the concept of comprehensive sexuality education
  • Sexuality education in the New Zealand Curriculum
  • Sexuality and the law
  • Current research and trends
  • How to create a positive and safe learning environment for teaching sexuality education
  • Some effective teaching and learning strategies for delivering comprehensive sexuality education                                                    
  • Practice responding to questions  
  • Building confidence in this subject area
  • Recommended resources, support agencies and organisations. 

Suitable for teachers of young people at a primary or intermediate school level.

Family Planning also offers free in-school professional development and capability building nationally. 

Please contact us at (04) 384 4349 or to discuss this option if the upcoming course dates and times do not work for your school or organisation.

Events summary


21 March 2019 – 21 March 2019


28 March 2019 – 28 March 2019


19 March 2019 – 19 March 2019

Further information

Contact: Madeleine Moore

 (04) 384 4349