PANDEMIC RESPONSE IN SCHOOLS

February 27, 2020

Whether the Coronavirus hits the U.S. or not, now is the time schools and school districts should be dusting off their Pandemic Response, Student/Family Reunification, and Continuity of Operations plans in order to prepare for the worst. Schools are required by FEMA and the Department of Education to not only have these plans in place, …

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One of the biggest stressors in education is safety.

February 25, 2020

One of the biggest stressors in education is safety. Polls taken of college students preparing to graduate with teaching degrees show safety as their major concern as they enter their new career. They feel prepared to begin educating our children, but none of their college curriculum taught them how to prepare to keep their students …

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Foreseeability is the new legal standard courts use to determine civil or criminal negligence during a school emergency incident.

January 20, 2020

Foreseeability is the new legal standard courts use to determine civil or criminal negligence during a school emergency incident. Foreseeability is a person’s ability to anticipate the specific result of an action. If a court decides a reasonable person should have been able to foresee results of an emergency incident causing damage or injury, a …

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School Safety Operations and Safer Schools Together are pleased to announce the Bridging the Gaps in School Safety 2020 Tour.

January 3, 2020

School Safety Operations and Safer Schools Together are pleased to announce the Bridging the Gaps in School Safety 2020 Tour. We’re bringing Proactive Measures and Upper Level Support of School Safety to regional markets across the U.S. Why? Our goal is to ensure schools and districts have access to the information and resources to improve …

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Security Solutions are in High Demand by School Districts

May 2, 2019

By Mary Scott Nabers | 5.2.2019 Over the past two decades, schools throughout the country have beefed up campus security – so much so that the school security market has become a multi-billion-dollar industry. Market research firm, IHS Markit, estimates school spending on security projects totaled $2.7 billion in 2017 and that total is expected …

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Overcoming what scares us most to advance career as education administrator

The team at the International School Safety Institute travels globally to facilitate trainings for education and law enforcement professionals involved in school safety. Some aspects of our training involve hands-on tabletop exercises directed at responses to man-made or natural threats. During these trainings, we see participants exhibit phenomenal critical thinking and response skills while working …

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