School IPM Webinar Series by EPA (ongoing)

Play video, produced by the Colorado Coalition for School IPM, describes the basics of integrated pest management in schools.

This year, EPA is presenting a series of webinars that offering information on IPM and to help school districts adopt a proactive approach to pest control. The presentations are geared specifically to the school community: facility managers, buildings and grounds managers, and staff, nurses, administrators, and IPM coordinators. This IPM webinar series has already reached more than 500 school officials, representing over 4 million students across the country. IPM is a smart, sensible, and sustainable approach to managing pests. IPM takes action to address the underlying causes that enable pests to thrive.  Read more information about school IPM webinars.

  • March 14, 2017 2-3:30 pm EDT-- Feed the Kids, Not the Pests: Effective IPM for Cafeterias and Kitchens Register Now
  • April 11, 2017 -- Contending with Invasive Plants on School Grounds
  • May 9, 2017 -- Managing Bed Bugs in Schools, Childcare Centers, and Boarding Schools
  • May 23, 2017 -- Managing Yellow Jackets and Other Wasps on School Grounds

Past webinars are also available: