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Supporting Tobacco-Free Schools
This online module discusses how to support Tobacco-Free Schools, and explores the laws, evidence, and rationale for tobacco control in school communities. This online course is available free of charge and can be accessed at any time.
- List the Essential Components of Effective Tobacco Prevention for Schools.
- Explain the Tobacco Free Schools Law (TFS) and the Teen Tobacco Use Prevention Act (TTUPA).
- Describe the process to develop and implement policy in a school district.
- Describe opportunities for local public health agencies and community-based organizations to support tobacco free schools.
This learning module is part of "Foundations And Strategies of Tobacco Control” and is funded by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment State Tobacco Education and Prevention Partnership. This online course is available free of charge and can be accessed at any time.
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