Project ALERT Turns Up the Heat on Prescription Drugs

Tackling the many issues surrounding illegal drug use with students can often feel like an uphill battle.  But there are always bright spots in the challenge and plenty of reasons to keep pushing forward.  Project ALERT remains committed to helping teachers and other community leaders i...
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A Prescription for Innovation: Getting Creative with Prevention Education for the Middle School Crowd

Project ALERT encourages you to check out these recent articles on tackling the issue of prescription drug misuse among adolescents. Some of these new approaches really caught our eyes! 1. Older students are paying it forward in a West Virginia community Second-year students at the West Virgini...
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Prescription Drug Information and Resources Available on the Project ALERT Website

Visit the Resources tab at to find our supplemental manual on prescription drug use by teens. The manual provides clinically accurate, accessible, up-to-date information about teen use of five specific classes of drugs: over-the-counter cough and cold med...
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Project ALERT Lesson Videos Are Coming to iTunes!

The Educator is very excited to announce that all of the videos that accompany many of the core and booster lessons will soon be available via iTunes Podcast!  Facilitators, especially those who may not have internet access in their classrooms, will have an additional way to download and sto...
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