While the past 18 months have been very challenging, we remain optimistic about this school year and the many opportunities awaiting our students. As students are transitioning back to in-person learning, we know it is a busy time for many of you. Our commitment to preventing and reducing youth tobacco, vape, and marijuana use is as important as ever. To help you spread the word to your colleagues, families, and community partners about the importance of helping students stay or become tobacco/vape-free, we are pleased to share the following resources with you. Best wishes for a healthy school year!
Click to access a library of self-paced trainings for for students, parents/caregivers, school staff and communities on building resilience, relationship building, stress coping and so much more.
To learn more on alternative interventions and ways to implement, click to download "Alternatives to Suspension: Student Tobacco and Substance Use", developed by the California School-Based Health Alliance.
Explore the tool kit to access activity ideas,information on the history of Red Ribbon Week, online resources, trainings andpresentations, events and programs, and educator tools. This year, Red Ribbon week takes place on October 25-29, 2021.
Check out the recorded webinar series by ETR to learn how to build knowledge, skills, and tools to identify existing and develop new effective tobacco educational materials in five simple steps.
Electronic Cigarettes and Vaping Devices: Nicotine Repackaged fact sheet is designed for school district administrators and principals to address the alarming increase in use of e-cigarettes among students.
Learn about the links between products and devices sold by Triangulum industries: tobacco, vaping, and marijuana (THC), the harms, and ways to use TUPE funds to prevent the vaping and co-use of marijuana and tobacco.