Grades 7-8

Challenges and Choices

This 3 ½ hour program helps students explore the role attitudes, beliefs, peers and media play in the decisions they make about a range of topics including the use of alcohol and other drugs.

PreventEd’s prevention programs benefit schools because they…

Demonstrate significant change in students’ behaviors, attitudes, and knowledge. In addition, PreventEd program goals are 100% compatible with the four goals of Missouri’s Performance Standards which state that Missouri students will acquire:

  1. Knowledge and skills to gather, analyze, and apply information/ideas.
  2. Knowledge and skills to communicate effectively within and beyond the classroom.
  3. Knowledge and skills to recognize and solve problems.
  4. Knowledge and skills to make decisions and act as responsible members of society.
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