The program, entitled Willing to WaitTM, has been used to teach abstinence in public and private schools in the greater Grand Rapids community since 1995. This curriculum teaches abstinence as a positive and realistic lifestyle, promoting self-control, respect, responsibility, and good health. The eight sessions of the curriculum are designed for middle and high school students.
What can one learn from the curriculum?
This program effectively teaches an awareness of current sexuality issues, as well as teaches teens the skills necessary to manage their sexuality responsibly.
Who teaches the curriculum?
Willing to WaitTM is taught by trained instructors who are invited into a school’s health, physical education, family living, or science classes. Willing to WaitTM offer these sessions free of charge to area schools and is funded through gifts and donations from the community.