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Our recent survey to find out how you are using Project ALERT and how it could be enhanced to meet the needs of today’s educators and students garnered over 450 respondents and we are in the process of reviewing the results. Thank you!  Help us again.  We are asking educators and admini...
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Shakin' It Up in South America: Teaching Proyecto ALERTA in Chile

by Pamela J. Luna, DrPH, MEd
The Invitation... In August 2012, I arrived in Chile at the invitation of the Chilean Government and the US Embassy to present a briefing on evidence-based programs for drug, marijuana and tobacco use prevention education that had been successfully implemented in the US. For many in attendan...
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Did You Know That Project ALERT Materials Are Available in Spanish? Check Out Proyecto ALERTA

Project ALERT lesson plans, teacher’s manual, homework assignments and student handouts are all available in Spanish. Also known as “Proyecto ALERTA,” teachers, school prevention programs, and international groups have been able to offer Project ALERT in students’ native language of Span...
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The Latest on the Health Impacts of E-Cigarettes

by Pamela J. Luna, DrPH, MEd
Electronic cigarettes or “e-cigs” have become a hot topic and have left many of us wondering about the safety of this and other “electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS)” such as hookahs and e-pens. E-cigs have skyrocketed in popularity, especially among youth. The University of Michigan’s hig...
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