26 Jan '11, 1am
Why does the local RC archdiocese want exemption from teaching #sexed in public schools? -- Weds. #sgfeminists | Source:
Archbishop Nicholas Chia, in a letter to Catholic school leaders on Jan 10, said he would find it unacceptable if students in Catholic schools 'were given a compromised message on premarital sex'. -- ST PHOTO: SAMUEL HE SOME Catholic school principals have met Ministry of Education (MOE) officials to discuss how the ministry's sexuality education programme can be tweaked. Among other things, they had asked for a segment on the use of condoms to be modified so that it better matches Catholic beliefs. The segment includes a video on the use of condoms. Read the full story in Wednesday's edition of The Straits Times.