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8th/9th OWL Parent Orientation

October 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm MDT

This orientation is for parents who have registered their children for the 8th/9th grade 2021/22 OWL session. Parents are required to attend this Orientation to receive an overview of the course before their child can attend the course. After attending the Orientation parents sign a consent form for their child to participate. The orientation will be
Wednesday, October 20th from 6-8pm in the Foothills Unitarian Church Social Hall.

Our Whole Lives sexuality education helps 8th- and 9th-grade participants make informed and responsible decisions about their sexual health and behavior. With a holistic approach, Our Whole Lives provides accurate, developmentally appropriate information about a range of topics, including relationships, gender identity, sexual orientation, sexual health, and cultural influences on sexuality.

Our Whole Lives Offers…
Accurate information presented in developmentally appropriate ways
Affective and emotional learning
Guiding values and principles
Activities that help participants clarify values and improve decision-making skills
A safe and supportive peer group
Acceptance of diversity
A social justice approach to inclusive sexuality education
Parent orientation that affirms parents as their children’s primary sexuality educators

Our Whole Lives Values…
While Our Whole Lives is secular, it is not value-free. The program gives clear messages about the following key sexuality issues:

self worth
sexual health
responsibility
justice and inclusivity

Our Whole Lives recognizes and respects the diversity of participants with respect to biological sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, and disability status. The activities and language used throughout the program have been carefully chosen to be as inclusive as possible of this human diversity.

Details

Date:
October 20
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Online
1815 Yorktown Ave.
Fort Collins, CO 80526
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Phone:
970.493.5906
Website:
https://www.foothillsuu.org