COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio Department of Education said Tuesday that it is considering conducting an informal statewide survey of all Ohio school districts regarding vaping.
The move comes after a 10 Investigates report found there’s been a more than 700 percent increase in vaping incidents in Ohio schools since 2016.
“So, I think you did a great job reporting this and coming up with this information which I think is helpful in sparking a lot of discussions,” said Mandy Minick, spokeswoman with the Ohio Department of Education. “One of the things that we are committed to doing is making sure that we are keeping students safe, keeping them healthy and out of danger. And so we agree with the governor’s office that this is