Adolescent drug use has evoked considerable concern among parents, developmentalists, and educators. Drug use among adolescents appears to be rising since the mid 1990s.
Look at the following websites: https://www.dosomething.org/us/facts/11-facts-about-teens-and-drug-use, (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site.
http://www.nccp.org/publications/pub_1008.html (will have to copy and paste this one into your search engine)
and (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site. http://www.csdp.org/edcs/page10.htm (Links to an external site.)Links to an external site..
Share with the class what you think parents can do to help kids avoid drugs, what type of community or government programs would help prevent drug use, and what you think are some preventative measures that would work