Nominations open for 2016 Healthy Kids Hero

  • Posted on: 13 November 2015
  • By: egoldberg

Who Is Your 2016 Hero?
Attention:  Science educators, STEM advocates, asthma educators, professionals in a public health, school health, environmental health, facilities management, IAQ, IPM, health and safety, lab safety, school security, emergency and risk management, first responders, school administrators, nurses, advocates, parents and students.

Do you know someone whose sense of responsibility, inspirational leadership, and exemplary persistence and courage protects children from school hazards and unhealthy school conditions?

Send your hero's story, name, and email/phone # by January 10, 2016 to

The annual Healthy Kids Hero Award was created as an annual opportunity to tell the story of the 1937 Texas School Explosion and to inspire leadership to protect children from chemical hazards and unhealthy conditions in today's schools.

Read more: Who Is Your 2016 Hero? 
Lessons of the 1937 Texas School Explosion
Heroes 2004 - 2015



Ellie Goldberg, M.Ed., www.Healthy-Kids.Info
Promoting health security and educational equity
for students with chronic health conditions.
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