Today’s emphasis on Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) and Innovation make working with real materials more important than ever. Given that such hands-on activities are essential to the Science curriculum, a focus on student safety is critical. The sample policies, procedures, and resources contained in this section address the key safety considerations in Science for Grades 9 to 12.
This guide was developed to help school leaders recognize and respond to their responsibilities and
duties regarding health and safety in science labs. (Download)
A checklist to help ensure all general science lab health and safety issues are addressed. (Download)