This syllabus is an improvement of the existing 8-4-4 education syllabus and is available in two volumes.
A teacher's guide was developed as part of the School-Based Healthy Living and HIV/AIDS Preventive Education (SHAPE). The guide comprises of four sections: Healthy living and understanding your body; Health and diseases; Social skills for healthy living; and A sound mind in a sound body.
Preventing HIV among young people is particularly urgent in Sub-Saharan Africa, where in many countries young people comprise more than 30 percent of the population and general HIV prevalence rates often exceed 10 percent.
For better physical, social and mental health, young people require negotiation skills to resist peer pressure especially related to drugs, alcohol and sex and for effectively dealing with workplace problems. Negotiation skills are an outcome of thinking and social skills.
This report presents interim findings from an independent, federally funded evaluation of the abstinence education programs authorized under the Personal Responsability and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act (PRWORA).
Este manual constituí em grande parte uma tradução de outro manual de Républica Centro-Africana " La pévention du SIDA en milieu scolaire ".
This guideline has been published following the revision of the National Policy on Education Government paper in 1994. Deliberate efforts have been made to integrate HIV and AIDS education in this curriculum.
This document is a learner-centered junior science syllabus that consists of three disciplines: Biology, Chemistry and Physics. Technology and Environmental aspects as well as the Population and Family life issues have also been incorporated into the above mentioned disciplines.
This teaching guide was developed as part of the "School-based healthy living and HIV/AIDS prevention education (SHAPE)" Programme, a non-formal school subject, taught in grades 5 to 9, using student-centered participatory teaching and learning methods.
The curriculum and fact sheets provide girls and young women with important information on HIV/AIDS and sexual health; organized according to ages (10-12, 13-15, 15+).