The purpose of this guide is to help communities and schools utilize MIYHS data to highlight strengths and opportunities. It provides clear examples of different methods of incorporating MIYHS data into strategic plans and evaluation. The guide also includes explanations of MIYHS data reporting terminology and resources for planning and implementation.
This presentation was designed to increase understanding of MIYHS data by using clear and concise language to allow for consistent explanation of MIYHS. It also includes example of using confidence intervals to assess significant differences in data.
Selecting Evidence-Based Substance Abuse Prevention Programs: A Guide for Maine Schools Grades K-12, 2016
This guide includes process steps, information, and tools to help select evidence-based programs that fit their unique needs and resources. The guide also includes additional resources and support, sample planning worksheets, and sample evidence-based classroom prevention programs from the National Registry of Evidence Based Programs and Practices (NREPP).
Related Survey Links
- Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance System, United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- National Youth Tobacco Survey, U.S. CDC
- Monitoring the Future, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)