Editor’s note: The Leader Teen Advisory Board’s final Special Report of the 2018-2019 school year tackles the epidemic level of vaping among Jefferson County teens. Student journalists struggled with how to report the story because the teens involved may be breaking both the law and school rules. The board conducted an online survey to gather information and give teens an opportunity to share information and comments. In addition, the team conducted interviews with both a school resource officer and an expert on addiction.
Nearly 300 Jefferson County teenagers expressed an array of opinions about vaping in an online survey created by the Leader Teen Advisory Boar…
There is a worldwide conversation about teen vaping, with vaping devices taking over our schools and in the hands of our children.