Vaping Prevention and School-Based Responses


Juuling (e-cigarette) and marijuana use among youth has increased dramatically in Hampshire and Franklin Counties, and across the nation. New products and technology make it difficult to detect vaping in schools, and what substances are being vaped. Learn about vaping trends, real health risks, industry tactics, and steps that schools can take to address and prevent vaping among students. Display of e-cigarette paraphernalia. Network and share strategies that are working in your school.


This mini-conference is designed for leadership teams from schools - Superintendents, Principals, Assistant Principals, SROs, Guidance Counselors, and School Nurses; Grades 6 - 12 


Future training dates will be announced here. If you have questions or are interested in offering this training on-site, please contact us.


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    Heather Warner, MPH, is Coordinator of the Strategic Planning Initiative for Families and Youth (SPIFFY) Coalition, at the Collaborative for Educational Services (CES) in Northampton, Massachusetts.

For more information, contact:
Events Coordinator
413.586.4900 x5981


A maximum class size is set for each course and registrations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. If the number of registrations for a course exceeds the maximum seats available or is too low to be able to conduct a quality learning experience, CES will inform you of available options.

Course Cancellation

If you wish to cancel your registration, please submit a request in writing (via mail, email or fax) no later than 7 business days before the workshop’s start date. After that, there are no refunds or billing adjustments.

In the event that a course is cancelled by the Collaborative for Educational Services, we will notify you as soon as possible. Please be sure to provide your best email address and phone number so we can contact you. Although every effort is made to avoid last minute cancellations, if an emergency arises, we will do our best to reach you at the phone number and email address you provide. 

Inclement Weather

Any delays or cancellations are posted online at You may also call 413.588.5979 after 6:30am for information about classes that day.