ERIC Number: ED469080
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Laboratory Safety Guide for Arkansas K-12 Schools.
Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock.
This document presents laboratory safety rules for Arkansas K-12 schools which were developed by the Arkansas Science Teachers Association (ASTA) and the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE). Contents include: (1) "Laboratory Safety Guide for Arkansas K-12 Schools"; (2) "Safety Considerations"; (3) "Safety Standards for Science Laboratories"; (4) "Laboratory and Classroom Sizes"; (5) "Designing a Classroom and Lab"; (6) "Fire Extinguishers"; (7) "Storage Facilities"; (8) "Legal Concerns"; and (9) "Laboratory Safety Procedures." (YDS)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Laboratory Safety, School Safety, Science Instruction, Science Laboratories, Standards
For full text: http://arkedu.state.ar.us/pdf/lab_safe2.pdf.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Arkansas State Dept. of Education, Little Rock.
Note: Developed with the Arkansas Science Teachers Association. Dwight D. Eisenhower Professional Development grant funding was used to print and distribute the guide. Some text may not reproduce well.