​UV INDEX guide

A forecast of the expected risk of overexposure to UV radiation from the sun.

Let’s make sun safety a priority

Schools and Educators can help students to



  • Incorporate sun-protection instruction in teaching plans.
  • Adopt sun-safety guidelines for all outdoor activities.
  • Provide more campus shade cover (trees and structures)

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promoting sun safety for kids and teens

Our Mission

Educating children and teens is our first defense in helping prevent skin cancer later in life! 

Fact: Summer is not the only time to protect skin. Sun safety is for every season.
Fact: Just a few serious sunburns can increase a child's risk of skin cancer later in life.
Fact: Skin needs protection from the sun's ultraviolet rays even on a cloudy day.
Fact: You can have fun in the sun with smart sun sense!  

Schools and educators in action!
Find out what is happening around the country! 


School Resources

Ideas, worksheets, and activities to use in your classrooms from the U.S.A. & around world!


A, B, C, of sun protection!  Choose carefully before you purchase! 

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Be part of the solution

  • Teacher and staff modeling of sun-safety behaviors.
  • Educate and encourage parents to support student sun-safety behaviors.
  • Post signage that reminds teachers and students to practice sun safety.

Choose wisely