Resources for Schools
The most effective ways for schools to help address the youth vaping epidemic are:
Offer an alternative-to-suspension (ATS) program for tobacco policy violations
Offer evidence-based tobacco and vaping education to all middle & high school students
Develop and implement non-punitive school policies that educate youth about tobacco and nicotine addiction and offer quitting resources designed specifically for teens
Interactive program that
teaches teens about the
dangers of nicotine dependence.
Online, self-paced, 40-60 minute program for students to complete independently.
Tobacco and Vaping Education for Youth
Ten sessions using
small group format with
interactive learning activities
Short lessons that
meet several National Academic Standards
Digital sessions for
8th-12th Graders available through EVERFI
School Policy Recommendations & Guidelines
Model policies for smokefree and tobacco-free schools
including policy violation recommendations.