Illinois bill could add ‘sexting’ to sex ed classes
SPRINGFIELD, ILLINOIS -Sex education classes in Illinois may soon include addressing a modern issue.
Lawmakers are proposing a bill that calls for schools to add sexting to the sex education curriculum.
The law affects youngsters from sixth-grade on up.
A study by the American Medical Association, 15 percent of teenagers say they have sent a sexual text. Nearly 30 percent say they’ve received one.