School-Based HIV/STD Prevention Communication Resources Toolkit

The information, templates, products, and materials included in this Youth HIV/STD Prevention Communication Resources Toolkit are designed to provide communication planning guidance and resources for implementing school-based HIV, STD, and unintended pregnancy prevention efforts.

Specifically, the toolkit will help education agencies plan, develop, and implement effective communication strategies, activities, and materials in support of HIV/STD prevention efforts and outcomes.

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Who Should Use This Toolkit?

  • Education agency student health program managers and health educators
  • Those responsible for health communication for school districts
  • Those who teach health education and sexual health education (SHE)

Other school administrators and school staff involved in decision-making, planning, and/or implementation of sexual health education (SHE), sexual health services (SHS), and safe and supportive environments (SSE) may also find the toolkit useful.

What Is In This Toolkit?

The toolkit has six modules. Within each module, you will find information, tools, and downloadable resources with guidance on how to use them.