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Agents 4 Change teach Cashton 5th graders about healthy choices

 

December 29, 2021

Pictured left to right: Josh Goede, Monroe County Positive Youth Development Agent; Lily Sanders; Ela Mdimegh; Paige Hoeft; Laurel Adams; Thomas Cummings; Sandi Arriola; and Marlee Schroeder.

The 5th grade students at Cashton Elementary school got the inside scoop about tobacco use and vaping through an interactive presentation taught by high school students in the Agents 4 Change peer educator program. The presenters aimed to provide factual information, dispel myths, and teach refusal skills to empower youth to make healthy choices related to tobacco and vape use. Agents 4 Change is a program of UW Extension in connection with Monroe County Safe Community Coalition.

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