A template to assist LEAs in writing descriptions of how the policy is communicated to students, families, staff, and the community, and how cessation support programs are promoted.
Sample guidance for LEAs about communicating tobacco-free policies and enforcement procedures to students, parents, staff and the community.
The Public Health Law Center supports commercial tobacco control policy change and the commercial tobacco control movement throughout the United States, developing resources on the most effective legal and policy measures that health leaders and policymakers can use to control the epidemic of commercial tobacco use in the United States and abroad. Click the link below to view the Public Health Law Center's Commercial Tobacco-Free K-12 School Model Policy.
This 60-minute webinar addresses the best practices in creating or strengthening K-12 commercial tobacco policies; including an overview of the key features of a comprehensive K-12 school policy, with a special focus on examples of non-punitive disciplinary alternatives to suspension and expulsion for violations that prioritize equity, support, and recovery, and put the health and well-being of the student first.