Category: Education

‘Use Your Words’ to Obtain Consent, Eliminate Uncertainty

December 14, 2017 | Arts & Pop CultureBusiness & EconomicsEducationFamily & RelationshipsPolitics & Law
Using your words and asking for explicit consent — to hold someone’s hand, for a hug, if you’d like to call a colleague after hours and chat about non-work stuff — is the surest, easiest, safest way to ensure you’re on the same page.

How to Start Talking about Sex with Children (Part 2)

January 15, 2017 | EducationFamily & Relationships
After reading Part 1, you’ve decided that you’re going to do it. You’re going to talk with your kids about sex. You’ve accepted that they are good people, that their natural inclination is to do good and not harm to others, so you already know this is going to be a conversation, not a sermon.  […]

How to Start Talking about Sex with Children (Part 1)

January 4, 2017 | Arts & Pop CultureEducationFamily & Relationships
Most of us parents feel waaay awkward talking to our children about sex because we have no idea what we’re doing. Note: the kids are noticeably creeped out too.  Here are a few no-fail answers to get you and your kids started. Getting the party started: First, ask yourself as a parent if you believe […]