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  • Safety Resources for Elementary Schools

    Page | June 2020

    Safety Resources for Elementary Schools American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) Call the Poison Control Help line at 1-800-222-1222 or visit PoisonHelp.org. American Chemical Society (ACS) Safety in the Elementary (K–6) Classroom (PDF) Milli's Safety Tips for Children (PDF) Council of State…

  • Science Safety in the Community College

    NSTA Press Book | January 2006

    Science Safety in the Community College is specifically designed to help two-year college faculty—including adjunct faculty—lay a good safety foundation for students in introductory science courses—even when they have…

  • Safety Resources for Middle/Secondary Schools

    Page | June 2020

    Safety Resources for Middle/Secondary Schools U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: The National Library of Medicine (NLM) Specialized Information Services (SIS) recently released a new Enviro-Health Links page, "Laboratory Safety," which offers links to information for clinical, academic, and school…

  • Safety in the Elementary Science Classroom (flipchart)

    NSTA Press Book | January 2002

    It’s a safety resource your classroom should not be without! As attractive as a poster and as convenient to use as a calendar, the completely updated Safety in the Elementary Classroom flipchart is a quick-read resource…

  • Safety Guidelines

    Book Chapter | January 2007

    In order for students to inquire confidently, we must create safe classroom environments. Safety is not just a set of rules but a state of mind, and perhaps, most importantly, it is an attitude and a set of skills that…

  • Safety In The Laboratory

    Book Chapter | May 2012

    When you were student teaching or doing an internship, your cooperating teacher already had lab routines and rules in place. But now you’re in charge! You must be proactive about student safety during laboratory…

  • Safety Is For Everyone

    Book Chapter | January 2007

    In some ways, the laboratory safety standards may seem at odds with science laboratory curriculum expectations in an environment attempting to provide for full inclusion of all students. Clearly, not all students will…

  • Classroom Management and Safety

    Book Chapter | January 2004

    Welcome to the challenge of making good science come to life in your classroom. In this chapter, we look at how to get the science classroom ready for inquiry-based lessons and how to prepare students for engaging,…

  • Introduction To Safety In Science

    Book Chapter | September 2012

    This sample chapter provides an overview of general safety practices for the classroom. Topics discussed are Making Adjustments for Mobility- Impaired Students, Laboratory Safety: Welcome Aboard!, Yes, You Need a…

  • Introduction to Safety in Science

    Book Chapter | October 2012

    This sample chapter provides an overview of general safety practices for the classroom. Topics discussed are Making Adjustments for Mobility- Impaired Students, Laboratory Safety: Welcome Aboard!, Good-Bye MSDS, Hello…

  • STEM Laboratory Safety on a Shoestring

    Journal Article | August 2020

  • Surveying the Safety Culture of Academic Laboratories

    Journal Article | October 2020

    The university traditionally has been the foundation for young adults’ professional development, yet the proclivity toward safety culture has garnered less focus in higher education than in the workforce. A survey of…

  • Lab Set-Up and Safety

    Book Chapter | January 2003

    Whether your assigned classroom is for science labs or there is a specific lab area shared among several teachers, you need to set up properly for group experiments and other hands-on activities. There are several ways…

  • Safety Alert: Do Not Use Methanol-Based Flame Tests on Open Laboratory Desks

    Page | February 2020

    Safety Alert: Do Not Use Methanol-Based Flame Tests on Open Laboratory Desks Because of serious safety issues surrounding science experiments and demonstrations involving ignition of flammable liquids, NSTA strongly recommends that teachers immediately stop using methanol-based flame tests on an open…

  • Safety Recommendations for Opening the New School Year

    Journal Article | July 2020

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