There’s nothing remarkable about “clean as you go.” It just means you’re expected to clean up after yourself immediately following every task. But if you repeat it enough, it begins to stick.
“Clean as you go.”
Short and pointed reminders, consistently enforced, are likely to stand the test of time.
BONUS Download a “Clean As You Go” stop sign to print and cut out: Click Here (PDF)
(Cut the sign to shape and laminate it, please.)