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Teaching Sex Education (1981)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Terrebonne Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1981-05-15

Duration: 00:15:29

Subjects: Education | Sex Education


  • Blome, Ron Host
  • Tingle, Joy Interviewee
  • Willoughby, Kent Interviewee
  • Haydel, John Interviewee
  • Glisson, Mike Interviewee
  • Adams, Dee Jones Interviewee


This segment from the May 15, 1981, episode of “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features a report on the teaching of sex education in the public schools in Terrebonne Parish, one of only three school systems in the state to accept the local option of teaching the subject after the ban was lifted in 1979. Host: Ron Blome