Partnership For Drug-Free Kids

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Drug Use Goes Up - Partnership for Drug-Free Kids). By the time they get to high school their views on drugs have changed and with them hearing about other kids doing them and having the time of their life. They do not have a reason not try them because they think oh well “I am only going to try this a couple of times but after high school is over I will stop.”. These kids do not realize that from abusing drugs just a couple of times their brain is rewired to what their happiness is and with the opportunity when they hit a low in their life they will resort back to drugs to find happiness again. The way drug tests will help prevent teens from giving into peer pressure, is by giving them an actual reasonable reason not to try them. As Superintendent …show more content…
Other than just their parents and teachers telling them they are bad for their health when these teens may have a different view on abusing drugs and think, well these people do not know because they have never tried using drugs for fun, so what harm could come from myself from abusing drugs a couple of times. It keeps teens from being so curious about drugs because with drug testing happening it will give them an automatic response to say no to drugs. With my personal experience from being at Seaman High school for the past four years and drug testing …show more content…
The reason we should prevent the use of drugs and drug test in schools is because not all teens have found their purpose in life. If kids start using drugs they will never find their purpose in life. Human being’s were put on this earth for a reason, humans were not meant to waste their life away being in and out of jail and rehab because of drugs. As human beings everyone can be better than they were yesterday by working on themselves over and over. With drugs involved kids will never be able to find their purpose because they will be happy with where they are and will never continue to evolve and achieve anything in life other than getting high and not contributing to society as expected in order to improve everyone 's life. There 's a difference between passion and addiction explained by alcohol rehab online as “Addiction can be defined as a physical or psychological dependence on a substance – most usually a psychoactive substance.” They also explain how someone will have to be relying strictly on something such as drugs to strictly bring them happiness . Whereas having a passion for something is “defined as a strong liking or desire for some activity or object. Those individuals who feel passionate about a hobby or job will be full of enthusiasm for it. They will be willing to put a great deal of effort and time

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