Everyone can make a difference in contributing to improving the air quality in our schools by following a few simple steps that are easily achievable:

  1. Reduce clutter.
  2. Limit classroom pets.
  3. Learn about the art supplies you bring in and the types of cleaners used in your room.
  4. Store and dispose of food properly.
  5. Avoid fragrances.
  6. Remove old furniture and rugs.
  7. Keep ventilation systems clear of debris.
  8. Be careful about having too many plants; they are a mold source.
  9. Report any potential problems and follow up.
  10. Find out what your local association's procedure is for reporting and tracking concerns.