AAA Northeast will send a speaker, free of charge to groups with regular meetings, such as high school health or driver education classes or senior centers, to conduct workshops on various safe driving topics. Groups must have a minimum audience size of 20 participants and should expect the program to last between 45-90 minutes, depending on the topic.
Shifting Gears: The Blunt Truth About Marijuana and Driving
Attitudes about the use of marijuana have shifted in recent years. Marijuana is now prescribed for medicinal purposes and the legalization or decriminalization of recreational marijuana in many states resulted in greater societal acceptance of the drug’s use. This free program for high school health classes from AAA is designed to educate high school students on the risks of driving while impaired by marijuana. This curriculum also intends to correct misconceptions about marijuana’s potential risks to teenagers.
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