Teaching about Marriage is now part of the National Curriculum as a required element of a school's 'Sex and Relationship Education Policy'. Presenting marriage in a positive manner, whilst being sensitive to the needs of children who may never have experienced a happy or stable home life, let alone a happy marriage, will be a real challenge. Here we can help you locate organisations and resources working in this field.
Teachers and students may care to look at many of the articles on the site as a basis for class or project work. If you wish to reproduce material from the site for distribution to a class or similar, please contact us as copyright must be preserved for the authors. We will do all we can to gain permission for you to use the material for educational purposes.
Love for Life - teenage sexuality
'Love for life' was developed in support of their Year 10 and 11 relationships and sexuality programme delivered to schools throughout Northern Ireland. The are committed to a programme that encourages young people to delay sexual intercourse, reduce the number of sexual partners, and affirms the long-term goal setting of marriage.