Save the Date…..Student Assistance Professionals will have the chance to join Prevention Works VT on May 7th, 2024 at Lake Morey Resort.

Once again the Student Assistance Professionals of Vermont will have the chance to meet in person. Cost will be $35.00 to all current SAP’s. Agenda and registration will be forthcoming. Come meet your peers and be part of the workforce solution.

Join Prevention Works on May 7, 2024 for a full day of Prevention Workforce Development. More to come.

Is your school experiencing a rise in Vaping?

ASAP of Vermont does not endorse specific vaping curriculums or interventions rather we share what schools around Vermont are using.

Preteen girl tries e-cigarette under the influence of her friend.

Vaping Educate is an online course originally designed to be completed by middle and high school students. Anyone can benefit from learning more about e-cigarettes, vaping and Juuling. It can also be used as an educational program for teachers, parents and other community members. Cost is to buy 1-24 licenses is $20.00 each, 25-49 licenses @ $16.00 each. For more information visit

Swab test kits for cannabis

SwabTek’s Cannabis Test Kit is the answer for testing for the presumptive presence of cannabis in an age where cannabis products are available in any form.

Since the kit uses a treated cotton swab, it can be used to test for cannabis residue on any surface and does not require a sample of plant material. With this advancement, SwabTek’s kits can be used to detect cannabis in samples that could previously not be tested, from vape pens and creams to edibles and surfaces that have come in contact with cannabis.

The test kit can detect cannabis in samples of plant material, oils, liquids, vaping pipes, vaping juices, gels, creams and edibles. Cost is $250 for a box of 100.

Online Safety Interventions for Student Safety

Light Speed:

Many schools and districts turn to a range of software offerings from different vendors to cover various bases, but with Lightspeed Systems, everything your school or district needs to ensure the safest, most effective online learning experience possible is available with one partner. Every device can be covered with the most effective web filter, student safety monitor, classroom management software, device management tool, and analytics program available.

Go Guardian helps identify students who are at risk of suicide or possible harm to others through threats, violence, and bullying.¹ You can find more information here:

Identify students in need of help

With ~80% of active planning alerts occurring in Search, it is critical to have a solution that can spot warning signs wherever the student is online. Unlike other solutions that only focus on G-Suite or Office 365, Beacon works across search engines, chat, social media, email, web apps, and more.

Spot threats to student safety

New! Beacon can now help identify searches for guns and bombs, violent acts, bullying, and cyberbullying.