Substance Abuse Prevention: E-Cigarette and Vaping School Curriculum & Resources
Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) or vaping of e-cigarettes among youth has become a national epidemic.
To provide greater awareness regarding the prevention and intervention resources, Broward County Public Schools has developed a tiered curriculum structure for students.
Download the ENDS Curriculum Resources Flyer for more information.
Consequences for E-Cigarette/Vaping Infractions in School
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Vaping PSA - Did you know?
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Tier 1 Resources For All Schools
Tier 1 curriculum and resources are intended for all schools to utilize as their E‑Cigarette & JUUL Prevention Program. Curriculum is provided by CATCH My Breath™, a prevention program specific to students’ use of E-cigarettes. To learn more, download the Catch My Breath Youth E-Cigarette & Juul Prevention Program flyer.
CATCH My Breath Curriculum
Visit www.catchmybreath.org for program and resources for elementary school students, grade 5-12. Teachers must create an online account to view and utilize the curriculum, videos, and parent resources. This curriculum is provided at no cost to schools.
Tier 2 Resources for ISS and Short-Term AES Programs
Tier II resources are intended for schools to utilize as intervention curriculum within their Internal School Suspension (ISS) and short-term Alternative to External Suspension (AES) programs. The curriculum is adapted from materials provided by Scholastic, specifically targeting students who have been provided a school level consequence for the possession or use of E-Cigarettes. The curriculum focuses on teaching students the dangers and health risks associated with the use of E-Cigarettes and vaping.
Internal School Suspension (ISS) Curriculum:
- Letter to Educators
- Scholastic-The Facts About Vaping Article
- Scholastic- The Facts About Vaping Activity
- National Youth Tobacco Survey Finds
- Youth Cigarette Prevention Infographic
Short-Term Alternative to External Suspension (AES) Program Curriculum:
Vaping Statistics, Regis College