A high school student and teacher help younger students with handwashing activity.

Teachers and School Nurses

You can make a critical difference in preventing the spread of infectious diseases at school and preventing student and teacher absenteeism.

The Healthy Schools, Healthy People, It’s a SNAP program is ready made to:

  • Engage your students.
  • Help you develop a written action plan.
  • Get the entire school community involved.
  • Help you overcome the most common in-school hand cleaning barriers.

Your Classroom Could Earn...

A Certificate of Recognition and even the national award!

It's As Easy As 1-2-3!

  1. Using the Healthy Schools, Healthy People, It’s a SNAP materials, integrate standards-based hand cleaning activities into your curriculum.
  2. Have students create a clean hands awareness project, activity or campaign.
  3. Submit your project ideas for recognition.

Don't forget to share your clean hands story on the Clean Hands Honor Roll. If you have questions, send them to SNAP@cleaninginstitute.org.

Don't miss out! Help keep your students in school and learning.