There are a myriad of sources on air quality and the impacts on children’s health out there, but not all are easily accessible or tailored to UK schools specifically. We have worked with academics and schools to ensure our resources are based on the latest evidence, and are as accessible and pragmatic as possible for busy teachers to use.
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For teaching resources, assembly packs, social media resources and much more, take a look at Clean Air Day.
For easy to understand information on the sources and health impacts of air pollution as well as air pollution forecasts then the Clean Air Hub is the platform that brings all of that together.
Check out the Breathe London air quality monitoring project to monitor levels of air pollution in your local area through a new network of sensors at key locations launched by the Mayor.
Here is a study taken on Air filtration's Impact in Nurseries in London which shows air filtration units can be an effective tool in improving air quality for children.
This report on using Green Infrastructure to Protect People from Air Pollution offers detailed guidance which is applicable to schools.
Here is a list of funding opportunities to help support your school in taking action on air pollution. This document will be regularly updated and do get in touch if you need any further guidance or support in making a funding application.
Idling Action London have lots of resources to help you cut down avoidable air pollution produced by vehicle engine idling outside your school. They have lesson resources and event toolkits and can deliver targeted school workshops.