Technology Tuesday: Vaping, Juuling and Why Many Schools Have Banned Flash Drives

Vaping and Juuling are some of the more trendy practices in adolescent culture today.  The acceleration of vaping was highlighted in a 2016 report from the US surgeon general, citing a 900% increase in e-cigarette use by high school students from 2011-2015.  Another survey revealed that 1.7 million high school students reported having used e-cigarettes in the past 30 days.  

A teenaged boy recently reported to me “my dad knows teenagers are going to drink and smoke, he just wants me to do it responsibly.”  I was grieved to hear this boy’s father had set the bar so low for him...

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