Students at one Queens school could be bringing home more than assignments, binders and textbooks — bed bugs may also be stowed away in their backpacks. The City Department of Education said in a.

Bed Bugs in Schools Here are some tips for dealing with bed bugs in schools. 1. De-cluttering is an activity that makes all IPM activities work better. A clean, clutter free environment reduces pest pressure. 2. Use monitoring and inspection as a part of bed bug prevention, then reporting sightings to the appropriate contact.