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Bullying and Hate-Motivated Behavior Prevention – Bullying by students and its negative effects erode students’ ability to learn. more

California Department of Education School Facility: Information that relates to the Education Code sections that define the criteria that new school sites and new construction and modernization plans funded by the state must meet to be approved. more

California Department of Education Health & Safety: Information on indoor air quality, lead, asbestos, electromagnetic fields, safe walking routes to school, disaster preparedness, PCBs, pesticides, and pipelines. more

California Education Code

CPSC – Handbook for Public Playground Safety

CPSC – Kids Playground Safety Buddy Kidd Safety needs you to be his playground safety buddy. You can use this handy checklist for your yard supervisors to involve the children and keep your playgrounds safe.

Drowning is preventable in California – As over 1,500 children and teens die annually in the United States from drowning incidents, more

Establishing an IPM Program for Schools

Facility Inspection Tool (FIT) has been developed by the Office of Public School Construction to determine if a school facility is in “good repair”more

Pesticide RegulationTools and Templates more

Online version of (FIT) – Williams Act 

Guide and Checklists for Nonstructural Earthquake Hazards in California Schools

IAQ TfS Action Kit (It’s FREE) shows schools how to carry out a practical plan to improve indoor air problems at little- or no-cost using straightforward activities and in-house staff. more

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Key facts about MRSA infections in the United States, including schools and healthcare settings. Podcast

EPA registered Disinfectants  for MRSA more

NIOSH Safety Checklist Program for Schools Administrators, coordinators, and teachers know that their schools should comply with Federal or State Occupational Safety and Health Administration regulations. However, more

Safe Kids, Escape Fire!

Safe Kids, Walk this Way!

Safer Schools Guide and Checklist for Nonstructural Earthquake Hazards in California Schools. more

Science Safety Handbook for California Public Schools

Zero tolerance policies for firearms in schools – Although the term zero tolerance does not appear in law, the Federal Gun-Free Schools Act of 1994 requires school districts more

Baggy Pants and Guns in Schools Video