Local Minnesota District, School and Students Take on Student Vaping and Tobacco!

Where There’s Smoke, There’s More Tobacco Trouble – VAPING!

RE@L-logo_Corp_TM_New-Tag_8-15-17_CMYK-300x127  SarahBass2014Sarah Bass is one of RE@L’s  Co-Founders. She serves as Learning Innovator for RE@L’s STEM Products.

LearningProducts™ is what RE@L is all about and our primary focus is on K12  students and STEM-based learning.

Sarah brings to RE@L more than 15 years of experience as a classroom teacher and developer of Family and Consumer Sciences curricula, knows a good lesson when she sees one.

RE@LBlog is grateful for Sarah’s recent report on her school district, Rosemount, MN, and their focus on anti-tobacco in general and anti-vaping in particular.

Below, you will find one of the school district’s Facebook postings on this critical issue. Note the focus on vaping, the fastest growing addictive, cancerous concern among our many millions of  vulnerable middle school students.

Look at the Rosemount school district’s FaceBook headline to their parents:

“Should I talk to my kids about vaping?”

We all know the answer to that question is, Yes!

Rosemount Poster2

Click on the poster above for more useful classroom information on this topic from the Physician Advocacy Network.

Rosemount School District’s concern about vaping is shared across 15,000 school districts nation-wide and 50,000,000 public school students. Over 16,000,000 are youngsters in our middle schools across the country.

newsletter-logo-dailyHere’s a recent article on this same issue reported from MINNPOST. Click their graphic on the right for more information. 

Vaping RHS4While tobacco use is an international concern, our nation, our schools, and our parents are particularly concerned about the rising, new smoking trend in our middle schools: Vaping!

Universal health concerns must be shared with our students in general and middle schoolers in particular. Sadly, peer pressure today has much to do with poor choices. (Click photo of students for more information).

To counteract those pressures, RE@L will soon be bringing to middle school students a revolutionary and effective new LearningProduct: “1 Up On Vaping™”.

PrintRE@L’s early testing shows this new product as highly effective in students making wiser health choices.

Click on the student photo above for more and helpful information from Rosemount School District.

In January, 2020, RE@L’s “1 Up On Vaping” LearningProduct™ will offer new immersive, virtual journeys to students. They will make their own choices on a  journey that leads them to make wiser decisions for their own health and their own future. Click on our graphic for a Yahoo Lifestyle™ anti-vaping resource. 

RE@L is grateful to the Rosemount School District for their attention to this critical issue.

 RE@L will soon have a “1 Up On Vaping” LearningProduct™ able to secure wiser choices from our youth.


Tom King & Dale LaFrenz

Dr. Tom King has served for over 40 years as an Adjunct Professor at the University of Saint Thomas in the School of Education. The Saturn School of Tomorrow, formerly a St. Paul Public School, was his visionary response to educational reform needed in K-12 schools. Saturn was a lighthouse on the frontier of school change. Tom served as an experienced high school mathematics teacher, a school administrator at Saturn School and Director of Technology for the St. Paul MN Public Schools. Tom is also a member of the RE@L Team ----- Dr. Dale LaFrenz is Chairman of RE@L, Inc and one of the founders of MECC, Inc - the Minnesota company that brought “Oregon Trail” and more than a hundred products to millions of K12 students across the world. His work in building new paths for MECC’s “consumer” market” was instrumental in the start of an Industry in K12 EdTECH: including school-markets, students, teachers and parents. RE@L Inc continues to serve K12 as a LearningProduct "launching pad" for schools, online learning and the rapidly growing STEM market as a whole.