In collaboration with the California Department of Education, the Orange County Department of Education's TUPE Capacity Building Project has developed this website to support effective TUPE program implementation and share tobacco prevention information and resources across California.
Collection of tobacco advertising is intended to support scholarly research as well as to inform regulators and legislators about the promotional activities of the tobacco industry.
Provides the facts about smoking, vaping, nicotine and the tobacco industry, engage individuals and groups to make change in their communities, innovate ways to end nicotine addiction and join forces with collaborators committed to a future where tobacco and nicotine addiction are a thing of the past.
Information and resources about smoking cessation and prevention in California.
This fact sheet for teens provides facts about vaping. It describes short- and long-term effects and lists signs of vaping. The fact sheet helps to dispel common myths about vaping.
TTECC is a statewide technical assistance provider that supports the development and distribution of effective educational materials for California Department of Public Health, California Tobacco Control Program (CDPH/CTCP)-funded projects at no cost.
The DEA has joined forces with Discovery Education to provide no-cost online tools that support every member of the community with the power of prevention. Help kickstart life-saving conversations today with standards-aligned English & Spanish-language resources for students in grades 3-12, plus additional resources designed for educators, families, and professionals.
Let’s Talk Cannabis provides information, resources, and videos to help increase awareness about cannabis and how it affects our bodies, minds, and health.
Find content focused on public health education, smoking cessation, tobacco research, retailer information, tobacco regulations, and compliance — all in one place.
National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® (NDAFW), an annual health observance week, connects teens with resources about drugs and alcohol.
National Prevention Week (NPW) is a public education platform that promotes prevention year-round through providing ideas, capacity building, tools, and resources to help individuals and communities make substance use prevention happen every day.
Above the Influence provides information, resources and support for teens to analyze their influences and find facts and resources about drugs.
The Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY) employs a public health approach to prevent and reduce alcohol-related problems among young people.
Friday Night Live builds partnerships for positive and healthy youth development which engage youth as active leaders and resources in their communities.
“My Generation Rx” includes resources designed to educate teens about the importance of using medications safely, as well as teaching teens key skills to turn down invitations to misuse and positive alternatives to cope with the demands of life. These materials could be delivered in formal classroom settings, after-school programming, youth organization meetings, or any other venue with teen audiences. Available in Spanish.
Mind Matters invites young teens to take a scientific journey to learn about the brain’s complex responses to specific drugs, including cocaine, inhalants, K2/Spice and Bath Salts, marijuana, methamphetamine, nicotine, opioids, and prescription stimulants. The Mind Matters series is a valued resource for tens of thousands of teachers. Both English and Spanish booklets, as well as the accompanying Teacher’s Guide, are all available online in printable PDFs.
Tobacco remains a serious threat for today’s students. That’s why the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids has created Taking Down Tobacco, an interactive youth training program designed to motivate your students to become part of the first tobacco-free generation. Add this innovative health education resource to your curriculum with these updated lesson plans designed to inform students about the health dangers of all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, and the deceptions of tobacco marketing.
The You and Me, Together Vape-Free curriculum includes a middle school program that are 6 lessons, approximately 50 minutes each. Every lesson provides activities, online quiz games, and worksheets in addition to presentations, resources, and other materials.
Smart Talk: Cannabis Prevention & Awareness Curriculum includes 5 lessons, each providing activities, online quiz games, and worksheets in addition to presentations, resources, and other materials aimed at addressing key factors associated with youth cannabis use.
The Project ALERT curriculum is a series of 14 lessons thatmotivate students against drug use, cultivates non-use attitudes and beliefs, and teaches skills and strategies to resist drugs.
CATCH My Breath is an evidence-based youth e-cigarette, JUUL, and vape prevention program specific to grades 5-12 shown to substantially reduce students’ likelihood of vaping in the year following program implementation.
The Real Cost of Vaping provides grades 6-12 lessons on teen vaping prevention. With these cross-curricular resources from Scholastic and the FDA, students will analyze informational text, collect and present data, and evaluate marketing messages.
by KidsPeace and Anna Radev (2007)
by Franklin Watts (2007)