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Preparing to attempt a new challenge Review and Self-Assessment — celebration for success DARE Active student benefits[ edit ] Develop key life skills to stay safe, healthy and to make a positive contribution within society Set goals with success criteria for their development Review and assess their performance Raise their self-esteem and develop the skills to maximize their life opportunities Become inspired and motivated, to achieve their goals and focused in their lives as a whole Be disciplined and take responsibility for their own actions Develop support networks and communicate with the networks in a positive manner Make informed decisions about health, social and moral dilemmas e.
Current developments are taking place to ensure relevance and suitability for the UK. It will follow on from the DARE Primary curriculum although this is not essential and is designed to help young people in years 7 and 8 deal with the many challenges they face during the transition.
Studies on effectiveness[ edit ] — Indiana University[ edit ] Researchers at Indiana Universitycommissioned by Indiana school officials infound that those who completed the D. They tried to intimidate us.
More than 40 percent of the students told researchers they were 'not at all' influenced by drug educators or programs. Nearly 70 percent reported neutral to negative feelings about those delivering the antidrug message.
While only 10 percent of elementary students responded to drug education negatively or indifferently, this figure grew to 33 percent of middle school students and topped 90 percent at the high school level. Criticism focused on failure and misuse of tax-payer dollars, with either ineffective or negative result state-wide.
Dennis Rosenbaum in  found that D. William Colson asserted in that D. The evidence suggested that, by exposing young impressionable children to drugs, the program was, in fact, encouraging and nurturing drug use.
Lynam and colleagues in involving one thousand D. After the ten-year period, no measurable effects were noted. The researchers compared levels of alcohol, cigarette, marijuana and the use of illegal substances before the D.
Although there were some measured effects shortly after the program on the attitudes of the students towards drug use, these effects did not seem to carry on long term. General Accounting Office concluded in that the program was sometimes counterproductive in some populations, with those who graduated from D.
Department of Education came close to creating such a Fairy Godmother when it required school districts to choose drug abuse prevention programs only if their effectiveness was supported by "scientific" evidence.
The experience showed advantages of such a procedure e. Federal procedures for identifying successful programs appeared biased. In addition, the Fairy Godmother discounted the professional judgment of local educators and did little to improve the fit of programs to local conditions.
Nevertheless, giving evaluation more clout is a worthwhile way to increase the rationality of decision making. The authors recommend research on procedures used by other agencies to achieve similar aims. Gorman writes, "what differentiates D. Department of Education prohibits any of its funding to be used to support drug prevention programs that have not been able to demonstrate their effectiveness.
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