Family Life Education Program Law and Legal Definition

Family Life Education Program is an educational effort to strengthen individual and family life. The objective of Family Life Education Program is to enrich and improve the quality of individual and family life.

The following is a state statute with respect to a Family Life Education Program. “The State Board of Education shall develop curriculum guides to aid local and regional boards of education in developing family life education programs within the public schools. The curriculum guides shall include information on developing a curriculum including family planning, human sexuality, parenting, nutrition and the emotional, physical, psychological, hygienic, economic and social aspects of family life. However, the curriculum guides shall not include information pertaining to abortion as an alternative to family planning." [Conn. Gen. Stat. § 10-16c].