sex education http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Pot, Sex And Cigs Among The Focus Of New Illinois Laws http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/pot-sex-and-cigs-among-focus-new-illinois-laws <p>With the start of the new year, hundred of laws are taking effect in Illinois. The marquee issues include marijuana, cell phone use, sex education and littering. But all sorts of laws will become enforceable, dealing with everything from special license plates to health-and-safety requirements. For a comprehensive list, go to the <a href="http://quincyjournal.com/above-the-fold/2013/12/30/new-laws-go-into-effect-in-illinois-in-2014/">Quincy Journal</a>.</p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 02:28:39 +0000 Donna Korando 32647 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Pot, Sex And Cigs Among The Focus Of New Illinois Laws Talking To Children About Sex And Teen Pregnancy Addressed In New One-Man Play http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/talking-children-about-sex-and-teen-pregnancy-addressed-new-one-man-play <p>Talking about sex is often a difficult conversation for parents to have with their children.</p><p>A new one-man play, entitled The Big Talks, performed by solo theater performer <a href="http://timcollinsonline.com/">Tim Collins </a>seeks to demonstrate effective ways in which parents can communicate with their children about sexual health and teen pregnancy.</p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 18:44:14 +0000 Alex Heuer, Mary Edwards & Don Marsh 24851 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Talking To Children About Sex And Teen Pregnancy Addressed In New One-Man Play