Lessons from the Field Webinar - Part 1: Knowing the Facts About Fentanyl

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- Add to Calendar 2023-01-17 15:00:00 2023-01-17 16:30:00 Lessons from the Field Webinar - Part 1: Knowing the Facts About Fentanyl Attention: State and District Leaders, School Administrators, Educators, Student Support Personnel, Parents, and Education Stakeholders The U.S. Department of Education is hosting a webinar series to address hot topics that are on the top of educators’ minds. After sharing federal updates, the series features lessons learned and best practices from faculty, staff, schools, districts, institutions of higher education, and other places of educational instruction. It also shares a variety of useful resources. On behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Safe and Supportive Schools, the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) invites you to join a two-part miniseries titled, The Facts About Fentanyl and Approaches to Prevention. Part 1: Knowing the Facts About Fentanyl  Tuesday, January 17, 2023  3:00 – 4:30 pm ET During the first webinar of this two-part miniseries, you will learn what fentanyl is and why it is so addictive and deadly. You will learn how students get it and in what different forms. You will hear from families impacted by the fentanyl crisis and the hopes they have for implementing more robust prevention efforts with students.  Speakers/Panelists Cindy Carraway-Wilson, Training Specialist, National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) Dr. Emily Einstein, Chief, Science Policy Branch, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Science Policy Branch, National Institutes of Health Dr. Cecelia Spitznas, Senior Science Policy Advisor, Office for National Drug Control Policy Dr. Marci Hertz, Lead Health Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Cathleen Drew, Senior Prevention Program Manager, Community Outreach & Prevention Support Section, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Jennifer Epstein, Director, Outreach and Education, Song for Charlie, OR Kristen Gustafson, Educator Health/PE TOSA, Beaverton School District, OR Chris J. Didier, Parent Advocate, Family Impacted by Fentanyl Event Materials Speaker bios Slides Recording Transcript (Coming soon on January 24) Related Resources What Every Parent and Caregiver Needs to Know About Fake Pills, DEA One Pill Can Kill, DEA Fentanyl Fact Sheet, DEA Operation Prevention, DEA Victims Of Illicit Drugs (VOID) Dead On Arrival (Dominic Tierno) [Video] Beaverton School District – Fake & Fatal Song for Charlie Song for Charlie Webpage Fake Pill Awareness Middle School & High School Toolkit Real Talk About Fentanyl: College Toolkit Youth Fentanyl Survey – Fall 2022 Hotline Numbers Resource Card Registration You must register to participate in this presentation. Register Please contact NCSSLE if you have any questions. We look forward to sharing this information with you and hearing about the important work you are doing in your schools, communities, and states to meet the needs of students and staff. More on the Lessons from the Field Webinar Series To access archived materials from previous webinars and to find out what is coming next, go here. Online Online noreply@air.org America/New_York public

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Attention: State and District Leaders, School Administrators, Educators, Student Support Personnel, Parents, and Education Stakeholders

The U.S. Department of Education is hosting a webinar series to address hot topics that are on the top of educators’ minds. After sharing federal updates, the series features lessons learned and best practices from faculty, staff, schools, districts, institutions of higher education, and other places of educational instruction. It also shares a variety of useful resources.

On behalf of the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Elementary and Secondary Education’s Office of Safe and Supportive Schools, the National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE) invites you to join a two-part miniseries titled, The Facts About Fentanyl and Approaches to Prevention.

Part 1: Knowing the Facts About Fentanyl 
Tuesday, January 17, 2023 
3:00 – 4:30 pm ET

During the first webinar of this two-part miniseries, you will learn what fentanyl is and why it is so addictive and deadly. You will learn how students get it and in what different forms. You will hear from families impacted by the fentanyl crisis and the hopes they have for implementing more robust prevention efforts with students. 

Speakers/Panelists

  • Cindy Carraway-Wilson, Training Specialist, National Center on Safe Supportive Learning Environments (NCSSLE)
  • Dr. Emily Einstein, Chief, Science Policy Branch, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Science Policy Branch, National Institutes of Health
  • Dr. Cecelia Spitznas, Senior Science Policy Advisor, Office for National Drug Control Policy
  • Dr. Marci Hertz, Lead Health Scientist, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Cathleen Drew, Senior Prevention Program Manager, Community Outreach & Prevention Support Section, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
  • Jennifer Epstein, Director, Outreach and Education, Song for Charlie, OR
  • Kristen Gustafson, Educator Health/PE TOSA, Beaverton School District, OR
  • Chris J. Didier, Parent Advocate, Family Impacted by Fentanyl

Event Materials

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Federal Resources

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Studies

Song for Charlie

Please contact NCSSLE if you have any questions. We look forward to sharing this information with you and hearing about the important work you are doing in your schools, communities, and states to meet the needs of students and staff.

More on the Lessons from the Field Webinar Series

To access archived materials from previous webinars and to find out what is coming next, go here.


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