Throwback Thursday Webinars—
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is opening the webinar vault and re-releasing the classics related to asthma management in schools during Asthma Awareness Month! Attend the webinars throughout May to hear about topical issues related to asthma and key strategies to address them. You will learn about the importance of combining an effective indoor air quality (IAQ) management plan with an asthma management plan in schools, the effects that these plans can have on student and staff health outcomes and academic performance, and how to develop a business case that generates broader acceptance of and funding for your program.
Additionally, be sure to join us for a live discussion on June 6, 2019, when EPA staff, along with health and school district experts, will expand on common themes and strategies for reducing asthma triggers in the school environment. You also will have an opportunity to ask your questions and seek guidance.
Register for the upcoming Throwback Thursday Webinars—
Thursday, May 2, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT
Thursday, May 9, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT
Thursday, May 16, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT
Register for the live webinar recap—
Thursday, June 6, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. EDT
EPA Indoor Air Quality Master Class Webinar Series: Click Here
Creating Green Clean and Healthy Schools requires mastering the indoor environment using a comprehensive approach. The SHIELD Network has launched the IAQ Master Class Professional Training Webinar Series, which is comprised of ten 1-hour technical, core competency web-based trainings designed to build the capacity of school district staff across the country to start, improve, or sustain an IAQ management program.
Gain Recognition for your knowledge acquisition and commitment to action through certificates of completion for each training. Complete all 10 hours, and you will be acknowledged with a certificate that recognizes your efforts toward IAQ Mastery as a member of the 2015 SHIELD Network IAQ Master Class (CEUs pending).
The School Health and Indoor Environments Leadership Development (SHIELD) Network is a group of diverse stakeholders who, in collaboration with the US EPA, are working toward the Bold Goal of ensuring that all schools have healthy indoor environments.
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