ERIC Number: ED453641
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
Guide to School Health and Safety Committees: How To Promote Child and Adult Environmental Health Protection.
Healthy Schools Network, Inc., Albany, NY.
This guide discusses the importance of having school health and safety committees, describes New York law creating these committees, explores their responsibilities and recommended actions, and examines what committees can do to efficiently meet their goals. The guide details school walk-throughs as the best way to learn about a school, including use of the occupant health survey. Common terms and public documents relating to school facility health are included as are some tips for prospective members of a school health and safety committee. (GR)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Health Promotion, Public Schools, School Safety
Healthy Schools Network, Inc., 773 Madison Ave., Albany, NY 12208 ($3). Tel: 518-462-0632; Fax: 518-462-0433; Web site: http://www.healthyschools.org.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Healthy Schools Network, Inc., Albany, NY.
Identifiers - Location: New York