Youth e-cigarette use continues at alarming rates with nearly 1 in 5 high schoolers currently vaping. To educate America’s youth and reverse the youth vaping epidemic, Truth Initiative and Kaiser Permanente, in collaboration with the American Heart Association, launched a national youth vaping prevention curriculum called Vaping: Know the truth and made available to schools for free by social impact education innovator, EVERFI. Register here to learn about the curriculum.
The American School Health Association is a multidisciplinary organization made up of administrators, counselors, dietitians, nutritionists, health educators, physical educators, psychologists, school health coordinators, school nurses, school physicians, and social workers. Our mission is to transform all schools into places where every student learns and thrives.
The Journal of School Health (JOSH) is committed to communicating information regarding the role of schools, school personnel, or the school environment in facilitating optimal growth and development of children and youth.
ASHA supports school health issues that tie to our mission statement, to transform all schools into places where every student learns and thrives, and our Core Beliefs. Read more to learn about our Core Beliefs and what ASHA has committed to.