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Safety in the Classroom

Safe practices help to ensure the welfare of students and teachers and can help prevent damage to equipment and facilities. Teachers model and discuss safety procedures and regulations. While each fine arts discipline has unique hazards, there are some precautions that all fine arts educators can take to maintain a safe environment.

The following recommendations for fine arts teachers encompass ways to keep the classroom free of accidents and injuries:

Administrators also have responsibilities in ensuring student safety. The following recommendations for school administrators include ways to support a safe fine arts classroom environment: