Sexual Health Education


SIECCAN Resources to Support
Comprehensive Sexual Health Education in Canada

JUST released:
Promising Practices Portal

The Portal links users to curriculum documents from each Canadian province/territory, as well as teaching materials on a wide range of sexual health education topics.
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Find the following SIECCAN resources below:
2019 Canadian Guidelines for Sexual Health Education 
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2020 Questions & Answers: Sexual Health Education in Schools and Other Settings 
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Youth, COVID-19, and Sexual Health: Background Information for Educators

Research-based information on how COVID-19 is impacting the relational and sexual lives of youth

Providing Effective Sexual Health Education During COVID-19: Suggestions for Educators

Recommendations for how to adapt sexual health education during the COVID-19 pandemic

Friendships, Relationships & COVID-19: Things to Think About [elementary students]

Fact sheet for elementary students that focuses on friendships and relationships during the pandemic

Relationships, Sexual Health, & COVID-19: What Do I Need to Know? [secondary students]

Fact sheet for secondary students that focuses on relational and sexual well-being during the pandemic

Canadian Guidelines for Sexual Health Education

The Guidelines provide guidance to educators and policy makers for the development and evaluation of comprehensive evidence-based sexual health education in Canada.

Questions & Answers: Sexual Health Education in Schools and Other Settings

The Questions & Answers provides extensive and conclusive evidence to support the provision of comprehensive sexual health education in schools and other settings in Canada.

Sexual Health Education Resources

Canadian Guidelines for Sexual Health Education (2008)

Sexual health education in the schools: Questions & Answers (2015 Ontario)

Sexual health education in the schools: Questions and Answers (2010)

Questions & Answers: Inclusive Practice… Among Ethnocultural Minorities (2014)

Questions & Answers: Sexual Health Education for Youth with Physical Disabilities (2013)

Questions & Answers: Sexual Orientation in Schools (2010)

Questions & Answers: Gender Identity in Schools (2010)