Meet The Team
Megara Bell has over 20 years of experience in comprehensive sex education, teaching and leadership in the Greater Boston area.
Megara has worked with public and private middle schools and high schools, as well as colleges and universities. She has facilitated sex ed workshops and delivered keynotes at professional sex educators conferences both locally and nationally.
Megara founded Partners in Sex Education in 2006 to provide trained and experienced educators to MA schools and youth programs. For the last 4 years Megara was the Coordinator of Sexual Health Education for Boston Public Schools and now consults with other districts to develop their own sex ed programming, including curriculum development, teacher training, community engagement, policy development and ongoing instructional coaching.
Areas of Expertise:
- LGBTQ+ inclusive education
- Sex Ed for neurodiverse students
- Students with disabilities
- Equity in sex education
- Sexual myths and legends (Sex Ed Mythbusters)
- Legal considerations
- Age of consent
- Sex education policy and legislation
- Supporting district sex education
Kim Comatas has been working and volunteering as a sexuality educator since 2004.
She has taught elementary, middle and high school youth along with 7th – 12th grade through the Unitarian Universalist Association’s comprehensive sexuality program, Our Whole Lives/OWL.
In addition to classroom settings, she has presented “Talking to Your Kids about Sex” and conducts in home “Puberty Parties”.
She continues to present and consult, locally and nationally on topics of youth and sexuality, using fun and humor in the private, public and non-profit sectors.
Her three grown children offer plenty of daily professional development.