HIV/AIDS Education

HIV/AIDS Education

Review Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  1. Explain the role of the educator in providing health risk awareness.
  2. Enumerate ways educators can help students to abstain from risk behaviors.
  3. Explain the role of the educator in providing HIV/AIDS education.

HIV/AIDS Education

Required Resources

New York City Department of Education Updated HIV/AIDS Curriculum
http://schools.nyc.gov/NR/rdonlyres/F90600AF-4A31-44D9-8AAE-1416681CC6CD/0/HIVAIDSEntireBook2012.pdf

CDC HIV/AIDS Fact Sheet available at:
http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/defaul.html/

HIV/AIDS Education

Recommended Resources

CDC Guidelines for Effective School Health Education to Prevent the Spread of AIDS available at:
www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00001751.htm

New York State Education Department, Health Standards/HIV Education A Guidance Document for Achieving the New York State Standards in Health Education
http://www.p12.nysed.gov/sss/documents/GuidanceDocument4.25.update.pdf