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A Free Program Continues to Help Educate Students on How to Avoid Tobacco Use

R.J. Reynolds ConsumerFeature


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THIS IS A TIME OF CHANGE, FOR MIDDLE-SCHOOL STUDENTS--WHEN THEY START FORMING THEIR OWN IDENTITIES, AND WANT TO MAKE THEIR OWN DECISIONS.  THERE'S A FREE PROGRAM THAT HELPS STUDENTS MAKE THE RIGHT DECISIONS EARLY ON--LIKE AVOIDING TOBACCO-USE.  FUNDED BY "R-J REYNOLDS""RIGHT DECISIONS, RIGHT NOW: BE TOBACCO-FREE" IS AN EVIDENCE-BASED, ONLINE PROGRAM THAT EDUCATES YOUTH ABOUT THE DANGERS OF TOBACCO-USE--AND EQUIPS THEM WITH GOOD DECISION-MAKING SKILLS, FOR A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE.  MIDDLE-SCHOOLS ACROSS THE COUNTRY--AS WELL AS PARENTS AND YOUTH-GROUPS--HAVE USED THE PROGRAM SINCE IT WAS CREATED, OVER 20 YEARS AGO.  THROUGH TEACHER-GUIDES, VIDEOS, AND QUIZZES, EDUCATORS HELP STUDENTS DEVELOP SKILLS IN ASSERTIVENESS, GOAL-SETTING, AND PROBLEM-SOLVING.  SUCH PROGRAMS HAVE HAD A BIG IMPACT, IN REDUCING TEEN-SMOKING.  EVEN SO, MORE CAN BE DONE--TO ACCELERATE THE DECLINE IN YOUTH TOBACCO-USE.  TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS PROGRAM, VISIT "RIGHT-DECISIONS-RIGHT-NOW"-DOT-COM.


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