Presentation to the Halifax District PTA INDOOR ENVIRONMENT QUALITY AND SCHOOLS October 19, 1998 Citizens for A Safe Learning Environment (CASLE) is an information-based, non-profit Provincial organization which works hand in hand with parents, government, and school boards to improve the condition of school buildings and the products and practices… read more →
The following article, A Report on Schools, was first written in 1995. It was the first article in a series which attempted to point out the deficiencies in the protective system with regard to school children. It was quite widely published in Nova Scotia and beyond and helped serve as… read more →
Student Health and Performance 2016 Indoor Air Quality and Student Performance, US EPA http://www.epa.gov/iaq/schools/pdfs/publications/iaq_and_student_performance.pdf Do Indoor Environments in Schools Influence Student performance: A review of the Literature. https://buildings.lbl.gov/sites/all/files/50419.pdf#page=147 Do School Facilities Affect Outcomes? http://www.ncef.org/pubs/outcomes.pdf US EPA: How Does Indoor Air Quality Impact Student Health and Academic Performance? http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyNET.exe/P100BA2G.TXT?ZyActionD=ZyDocument&Client=EPA&Index=2006+Thru+2010&Docs=&Query=&Time=&EndTime=&SearchMethod=1&TocRestrict=n&Toc=&TocEntry=&QField=&QFieldYear=&QFieldMonth=&QFieldDay=&IntQFieldOp=0&ExtQFieldOp=0&XmlQuery=&File=D%3A%5Czyfiles%5CIndex%20Data%5C06thru10%5CTxt%5C00000027%5CP100BA2G.txt&User=ANONYMOUS&Password=anonymous&SortMethod=h%7C-&MaximumDocuments=1&FuzzyDegree=0&ImageQuality=r75g8/r75g8/x150y150g16/i425&Display=p%7Cf&DefSeekPage=x&SearchBack=ZyActionL&Back=ZyActionS&BackDesc=Results%20page&MaximumPages=1&ZyEntry=1&SeekPage=x&ZyPURL NCEF: Impact… read more →
Journal of School Health 2012. 82, 139: Comparison of Indoor Air Quality Management Strategies Between the School and District Levels in New York State
J School Health 74, 390 IEQ Best Practice: Science-Based Recommendations to Prevent or Reduce Potential Exposure to Biological, Chemical and Physical Agents in Schools
Indoor Built Environ 2011;20;5:511–523: Absenteeism, Performance and Occupant Satisfaction with the Indoor Environment of Green Toronto Schools
EPA: Indoor Air Quality and Student Performance
EPA Findings: How Does Indoor Air Quality Impact Student Health and Academic Performance?
Do School Facilities Affect Academic Outcomes?
CNN Spotlights Indoor Air Quality Impact on Student Learning, 2012
Article Text: CNN Spotlights Indoor Air Quality Impact on Student Learning, 2012 BY CINDY LONG AND TIM WALKER An estimated 14 million American children attend public schools that are in urgent need of extensive repair or replacement and have unhealthy environmental conditions, including poor air quality, unsafe drinking water and inadequate safety systems.… read more →