Free Teacher Training: Get Materials and Lessons to Teach about Hazardous Household Products

Teachers of grades 4-12 in King County can attend a free workshop on the health and environmental effects of hazardous household products. Participants are provided with information on identifying hazardous products and ways to reduce exposure to them through the use of safer alternatives. Participants receive ready-to-use lessons that engage students in issues of science and sustainability, apply STEM strategies, and fullfill science, and health and fitness GLEs. A $50 stipend or substitute reimbursement is available. The workshop takes place on October 12, 2012 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Marine Science and Technology (MaST) Center at 28203 Redondo Beach Dr. S., Des Moines, WA 98198. To register, call 206-583-0655 or email workshops@triangleassociates.com. View the brochure for more information at http://your.kingcounty.gov/solidwaste/education/documents/Hazards_homefront-brochure.pdf.