Science Safety Workshops

As part of the CT Science Safety Network, we are proud to host a series of science safety workshops for teachers and administrators.

Our Facilitator: Dr. Ken Roy, Director of Environmental Health & Chemical Safety for Glastonbury Public Schools (CT). Dr. Roy has been trained as an authorized OSHA instructor, serves as Chief Safety Compliance Adviser for the National Science Teachers Association, an active member of the International Council of Associations for Science Education Safety Committee and is the author of ten safety books and over 400 journal safety articles.

Safety in Technology Education and Engineering Labs!

TechEd and engineering labs have many potential chemical and physical hazards which need to be addressed for a safer learning experience under OSHA's HazCom and other safety standards. This workshop will focus on legal safety standards and better professional practices to better protect students and teachers.
Dates: February 26, 2019
Duration: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Connecticut Science Center
Facilitator: Dr. Ken Roy
Cost: $200 per person
Enrollment: Minimum of 12

Session Offerings: Click here to register


Safety in the Art Classroom/Studio

Art studios have many potential hazards which need to be addressed for a safer working/learning environment. This is why OSHA requires training for art teachers covered under the Hazard Communication Standard. Learn about legal safety standards and better professional practices to protect your students and yourself!
Dates: March 12, 2019
Duration: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Connecticut Science Center
Facilitator: Dr. Ken Roy
Cost: $200 per person
Enrollment: Minimum of 12

Session Offerings: Click here to register


Safety in Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

This workshop will help teachers learn how to incorporate safet activities into your NGSS-based curriculum experience in concert with mandated safety standards/regulations and better professional practices.
Dates: March 26, 2019
Duration: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Connecticut Science Center
Facilitator: Dr. Ken Roy
Cost: $200 per person
Enrollment: Minimum of 12

Session Offerings: Click here to register


STEM Safety

Be exposed to and understand the safety protocols and legal implications for STEM program instructors well beyond test tubes and Bunsen burners! This is a must for any teacher or supervisor involved with STEM programs and labs in their schools.
Dates: April 2, 2019
Duration: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Location: Connecticut Science Center
Facilitator: Dr. Ken Roy
Cost: $200 per person
Enrollment: Minimum of 12

Session Offerings: Click here to register



Workshops sponsored by CSSN in association with the:

Connecticut Science Center
Connecticut Interlocal Rick Management Agency (CIRMA)
Connecticut Science Teachers Association
Connecticut Science Supervisors Association
Connecticut State Department of Education
Connecticut Valley Section of the American Chemical Society

For more information, contact us:
Phone: 860-520-2164
Email: MandellAcademy@ctsciencecenter.org