Sexuality education is an issue that’s near and dear to our hearts. And being educated about sexuality is just the first step in making a difference when it comes to a host of issues related to sexuality.
Just choose an issue below, and then choose one of three ways you can take action from signing a petition to sharing a story with your friends to starting a movement in your community.
However you decide to make a difference, share it with us and on your social networks! Tag us on Facebook! And if you tweet about it, make sure to include the hashtag #SexEtcTakeAction, so we can follow what you’ve done. You might even see your tweet on Sexetc.org.
step 1. choose a topic that interests you
step 2. choose an action
Start a Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA)
Want to help right in your own school or community? Then start a gay-straight alliance (GSA) at your school! The GLSEN Jump-Start Guide gives you step-by-step suggestions on starting a GSA in your school!
Sign up below to get started! When you’re done, come back and click “Done It!” to let us know you’re starting a GSA at your school. You may be contacted by Sex, Etc. to learn more about why you think this issue is important!
Alba Alvarado is an 18-year-old first generation, first-year college student at Wesleyan University who grew up in San Rafael, California. An advocate for sexuality education, Alba saw firsthand how hard teen parenthood can be when her older brother…
Elisabeth Dee, a 22-year-old student, activist, writer and feminist, has a long history of being a sexual health advocate. Raised in Utah with what she calls an “abysmal public-school sex education,” Elisabeth had no idea how her body worked, and…