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NFPA reviews fire safety messaging for preschool age children

Blog Post created by April Briggs Employee on Apr 11, 2013

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!http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef017c3889046f970b-320wi|src=http://nfpa.typepad.com/.a/6a00d8351b9f3453ef017c3889046f970b-320wi|alt=Preschool messaging|style=margin: 0px 0px 5px 5px;|title=Preschool messaging|class=asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d8351b9f3453ef017c3889046f970b!NFPA hosted a roundtable of experts to evaluate what new research must be done to ensure that we are teaching the correct fire safety behaviors using developmentally appropriate practices for children age three to five. The group determined that “cool a burn,” although critically important, is not an appropriate behavior to teach preschool children.&#0160;[Read more | http://www.nfpa.org/itemDetail.asp?categoryID=2851&itemID=61234&URL=Safety%20Information/For%20public%20educators/Educational%20messaging/Preschool%20Fire%20Safety%20Messaging]


 

 

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