ERIC Number: ED077152
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
A Guide for the Management of Speical Education Programs. 4.0 Drug Information for Educators, Parents, and Students. Newday Operations Guide for Drug Dependent Minor Programs.
Santa Cruz County Superintendent of Schools, CA.
Presented is the fourth component of a special day class program for drug dependent minors, Drug Information for Educators, Parents, and Students. The first section, intended for educators, includes a drug abuse chart, information on the drug subculture, information on patterns of drug abuse and misconceptions about drugs, and suggested activities and reading material to increase drug awareness. A sample handout of drug information for parents of students enrolled in the drug dependent minors program is provided. Also given is a sample handout of drug information for students enrolled in the program. The following drugs are discussed individually in the handouts: psychedelics, amphetamines, barbiturates, opium and heroin, alcohol, marijuana and hashish, glues and gases, cocaine, nicotine, and caffeine. A glossary defines approximately 140 terms of drug jargon such as acid, backwards, freak, rainbows, and zig zag. (See EC 051 845 through EC 051 847, EC 051 849, and EC 050 205 through EC 050 212 for related documents). (DB)
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Authoring Institution: Santa Cruz County Superintendent of Schools, CA.