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!|src=|alt=LNTB South Africa|style=margin: 0px 5px 5px 0px;|title=LNTB South Africa|class=asset asset-image at-xid-6a00d8351b9f3453ef01a511b4d448970c img-responsive!In South Africa, the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) was recently honored with the Premier’s Service Excellence Award for its work with NFPA’s Learn Not to Burn® program. The department won a gold award for its use of Learn Not to Burn® Preschool Programme South Africa, an adaptation of the original program.The award recognizes and honors departments and government officials who are innovative in service delivery.


News accounts chronicle how officials in Gauteng have been working hard to improve the standards of education in the province. Learn Not to Burn South Africa has played a part in that.


The award announcement comes as NFPA launches the updated Learn Not to Burn Preschool Program, which includes five lessons designed for varied learning styles.



!|src=|alt=|style=margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px currentColor; width: 80px; display: block; max-width: 100%;!NFPA has revised and updated its preschool program, Learn Not to Burn

!|src=|alt=|style=margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px currentColor; width: 80px; display: block; max-width: 100%;!An innovator in public education is chosen Educator of the Year

ESFI Twitter Chat

Join our National Electrical Safety Month Twitter Chat co-hosted with Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) on Wednesday, May 14th at 2:00 EDT!

We'll be sharing tips and answering questions about preventing electrical fires, injuries and fatalities. You can submit your questions ahead of time through Facebook (by leaving a comment on our post), emailing or in real time by using the hashtag #NESMChat.

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