Providing sun-safe environments, schedules, and activities; teaching and modeling sun-safe behaviors; and implementing a sun-safe school policy are ways that schools can help protect children from sun overexposure and lay the foundation for a healthy lifestyle at an early age. Classroom activities and schoolwide guidance are available to schools and teachers through the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) SunWise program..

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Type Journal ArticlePub Date 7/1/2004Stock # sc04_041_09_38Volume 041Issue 09

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