What Makes a School Asthma Friendly?

  • A school is more asthma friendly when all staff work together to provide a safe and healthy school environment to reduce asthma triggers throughout the school.
  • A school is more asthma friendly when there are statewide policies in place that help children with asthma breathe easier in school. New Jersey has several laws. Click here to read about the laws
  • New Jersey is leading the way with state policies and practices for asthma friendly schools – see the 2008 Honor Roll for the Nation!
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  • Parenting Tips for an Asthma Friendly School Experience

“Kids learn better in a clean and healthy school,
it’s everyone’s job.”

What Teachers, Staff and Students Can Do Poster

What Administrators Can Do Poster

What Maintenance Staff Can Do Poster