sex education en Law Expands Sex Ed Curriculum <p>Students in Illinois public schools that teach sex education will now be taught about birth control and sexually transmitted diseases _ not just abstinence. &nbsp;<br>Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation Friday that requires schools to provide the information. It takes effect Jan. 1. &nbsp;<br>Sen. Heather Steans sponsored the bill. The Chicago Democrat says it's intended to help prevent sexually transmitted diseases and unwanted pregnancies. &nbsp; Fri, 16 Aug 2013 23:40:06 +0000 Sean Crawford 7430 at Law Expands Sex Ed Curriculum