NJEA Health & Safety Conference
October 4 - October 5
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 4
4 – 6 pm Registration
6 – 8 pm Dinner/Program
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 5
7:30 – 9 am Breakfast
9 – 10:30 am Session 1
10:30 – 11 am Break
11 am – 12:30 pm Session 2
12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch
1. Breathing Bad: Got Mold, No Air, Too Hot or Cold?
Learn what good air quality means and how to get it in your work area.
2. Mercury in Gym Floors and Lead in the Water: Where did it come from and what can be done about it?
Discover how we got mercury in our gym floors, how to identify if it’s in your school and what to do if you find it. Also, learn what the risks are of having lead in your water and what the law requires us to do about it.
3. Recognizing Indicators of Potential Violence
This session will inform attendees of traits and characteristics, as well as behaviors, which may indicate a student’s potential for committing acts of targeted violence. The concept of Behavioral Threat Assessment and the construction of Threat Assessment/ Screening teams will be discussed.
4. Involving Members on Health and Safety Issues
This course focuses on how to organize a health and safety committee, how to report health and safety issues, and how to deal with school security issues.
See flier below for details and registration information.