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Healthy Schools − Drinking Fountains

Healthy Schools − Drinking Fountains

Water, learning, and wellness go together, as water hydration provides blood volume to supply oxygen to active brains, replaces empty-calorie beverages, reduces obesity, and promotes health.

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Healthy Schools − Stairs

Healthy Schools − Stairs

Stairway use-habits, design, gravity and other factors may combine to create unsafe conditions.

Healthy Schools − Floors

Healthy Schools − Floors

While the best floor type for educational facilities depends on the application, the health impacts of flooring are twofold: 1) Intrinsic impacts of the floor material itself, and 2) Maintenance impacts.

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Healthy Facilities Institute (HFI) Announces the Winners of the 2017 Healthy School Awards

Winners were selected by experts based on submitted applications, interviews, and a strong commitment to facility health and practical steps.


Healthy Schools − Labs, Science, and STEM

Since STEM seeks to foster interest in science, promoting understanding of science-based factors and metrics that affect indoor conditions and ecosystems could involve labs, life science classes, and related projects.


Healthy Schools − Security

Wise school administrators are being alert, watchful, and proactive.


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