As we strive towards a healthier, more sustainable future, education and awareness play a crucial role in fostering positive change. That’s why we’re thrilled for the new Clean Air Day Facilitators Handbook – a valuable resource designed to empower educators, administrators, and community leaders in promoting clean air initiatives and environmental education.

What is the Clean Air Day Facilitators Handbook?
The Handbook is a comprehensive guide developed by Green Action Centre and funded by Health Canada. Created in alignment with Clean Air Day, an annual event celebrated on the first Wednesday of June across Canada, this handbook serves as a roadmap for organizing events, activities, and educational initiatives centered around clean air and sustainable living.

Empowering Educators and Communities
At its core, the Clean Air Day Handbook is about empowerment. It’s about equipping individuals and communities with the knowledge and tools they need to make a positive impact on the environment. Whether you’re a teacher looking to integrate environmental education into your curriculum or a community leader organizing a Clean Air Day event, this handbook provides the guidance and resources necessary to effect meaningful change.

What’s Included in the Handbook?
Inside the Clean Air Day Handbook, you’ll find resources tailored to planning for students in grades 4-8. From engaging activities that promote critical thinking and problem-solving to valuable insights on air quality and sustainable transportation, the handbook covers a wide range of topics relevant to clean air education and event planning. Highlights include:

  • Information on the significance of Clean Air Day
  • Insights into air quality and the Air Quality Health Index
  • Tips for organizing in-person and virtual events, with a focus on accessibility and sustainability
  • Event planning checklists and sample activities to inspire creativity and participation
  • Resources for further exploration and learning, including links to additional materials and educational websites


How to Access the Handbook
If you’re ready to embark on a journey towards cleaner air and a healthier planet? The Clean Air Day Handbook is available for FREE DOWNLOAD on the Green Action Centre website. Whether you’re an educator looking to inspire your students or a community leader eager to make a difference, this handbook is your gateway to a more sustainable future.

P.S. the Handbook is also translated and available in French!


Together, let’s take a stand for clean air and environmental sustainability. The Clean Air Day Handbook is more than just a book – it’s a catalyst for change and a guide to making a positive impact in the long term. By educating and empowering individuals and communities, we can pave the way for a greener, healthier world for generations to come. Download your copy of the Clean Air Day Handbook today and join us in the movement towards a brighter, cleaner tomorrow.



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