Carolina Impact

Emerald School

Clip: Season 9 Episode 12 | 5m 52s | Video has closed captioning.

The latest national data shows nearly 14 percent of teens ages 12 to 17 use illegal drugs. However, overall teenage drug and alcohol use is down by 3 percent. While experts debate the “why” behind that trend, new methods focused less on penalties and more on empowerment are gaining momentum.

Aired: 01/11/22

Rating: NR

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