Get Real

Get Real was developed by Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts and is also being used in a county in NC (middle schools).

Get Real: Comprehensive Sex Education That Works, features a section aimed at 12-year-olds detailing how Saran Wrap can be used as a substitute for a condom in non-reproductive sex acts, or as a hygienic barrier during various oral sex acts.


Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts
Program Summary

Get Real (Middle School) is a 3-year curriculum for middle school youth designed to delay sex and increase correct and consistent use of protection methods when a person becomes sexually active. The program emphasizes responsible decision-making, applying the decision-making model to real-life situations, and increasing healthy communication with partners and family members on sexual health. Get Real is delivered in nine 45-minute lessons each in grades 6, 7, and 8.
Target Population

The program was designed and tested for youth in grades 6, 7, and 8.
Program Setting

The program was designed and evaluated as a classroom-based curriculum.

Contact and Availability Information

For curriculum, materials, and pricing information, please contact:
Nancy Gonzalez-Caro, MPH
Evidence-Based Product Specialist
100 Enterprise Way, Suite G300
Scotts Valley, CA 95066
Ph: 800-325-3048 x 237