ERIC Number: ED494599
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Jan
Chemicals in Schools: Solutions for Healthy School Environments. K-12 Schools
US Environmental Protection Agency
School leaders play a pivotal role in keeping schools safe from chemical accidents. Readers of this brochure can help schools develop a chemical cleanout and prevention program and assemble a team of teachers, facilities staff, and administrators with technical expertise to assess chemical safety issues and set policy. Some important team roles are outlined in this brochure for school administrators, teachers, facilities and maintenance staff, nurses, and parents.
Descriptors: School Safety, Accident Prevention, Crisis Management, Emergency Programs, Guidance Programs, Staff Role, Role Perception, Safety Education
US Environmental Protection Agency. 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20460. Tel: 202-272-0167; Web site: http://www.epa.gov
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Support Staff; Teachers; Administrators
Authoring Institution: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.