Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.
Teaching children and adolescents about ‘the birds and the bees’ isn’t always easy for parents and educators. But a growing body of anecdotal and quantifiable evidence indicates that starting age-appropriate sex education early can go a long way toward preventing assault later. We consider the benefits of – and hurdles to – getting teachers, students, parents and administrators comfortable talking about sex.
- Debra Hauser President, Advocates for Youth
- Emma Brown National education reporter, Washington Post
- Stephanie Rivero Assistant coordinator, CARE to Stop Violence at University of Maryland; licensed marriage and family therapist
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