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Missouri Officials Launch "Clear the Air" Youth Vaping Awareness Campaign

(November 20, 2019) The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) has joined Governor Parson, the Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS), and the Department of Public Safety to launch the “Clear the Air” youth vaping awareness campaign.

The goal of the campaign is to provide both parents and educators resources to be better informed on the risks of vaping - and on how to identify vaping devices and the signs of their use.

Clear the Air Toolkit - resources for educators
Clear the Air PSA - website for youth
Vaping and Cessation Information from DHSS

Other Resources
American Academy of Pediatrics Statement on Vaping
Parent Tip Sheet
Board of Education Policy