Author Archives: Sarah Jones

About Sarah Jones

Sarah Jones is co-founder and Program Manager for the Children’s Environmental Health Institute. Prior to this, Ms. Jones spent 11 years with the Children’s Trust Fund of Texas as a Contract Specialist and Program Manager, and owned and operated a Bed and Breakfast. Ms. Jones enjoys raising her family of three young children and her volunteer work at her church and children’s schools.

U.S. Dept. of Education – Green Ribbon Schools Pillars and Elements

one of the Three Pillars is Improved Health and Wellness GREEN RIBBON SCHOOLS PILLARS AND ELEMENTS  Reduced Environmental Impact and Costs Reduced or eliminated greenhouse gas emissions, using an energy audit or emissions inventory and reduction plan, cost-effective energy efficiency … Continue reading

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Yale University Chief: New data shows cell phones pose risks to pregnancy

Yale University Chairman of Obstetrics Dr. Hugh Taylor outlined recently his important findings that mice prenatally exposed to cell phone radiation have serious problems in behavior and brain development.  Read More. 

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Towards Healthy Schools 2015 Report Now Available!

The report cites multiple studies documenting the benefits of healthy indoor learning environments on attendance and achievement, then presents state-level data and policy summaries. Click Here to follow link to the report.

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Previous Webinar Series for Improving Children’s Health: Descriptions of Each Session and Links to Recordings

The Environmental Protection Agency, Region 8, and the Health Resources and Services Administration, Region VIII, organized, in collaboration with other federal partners, a year-long webinar series titled Improving Children’s Health through Federal Collaboration. http://www.epa.gov/region8/humanhealth/children/webinars.html#1    

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