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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2018 INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL SAFETY INSTITUTE GATEKEEPER AWARDS

January 29, 2019

We call our educators and school staff “Immediate Responders,” as they are there before the First Responders if a bad thing happens at a school. Our Immediate Responders in schools truly are the Keepers of the Gate that prevent bad things from happening to our most precious resource, which is our children. Each year we review projects and case …

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PREPAREDNESS MISSION AREAS

Presidential Policy Directive 8 (PPD8) directed multiple federal agencies to work together to identify preparedness goals to address the greatest threats posed to the security of our nation. These threats included terrorist threats, domestic and foreign, and Active Assailant events. PPD8 was written in January of 2013 and went into effect in July of 2013. …

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International School Safety Institute Announces 2019 Conference

Preparing to Keep Children Safer in School The International School Safety Institute Announces 2019 Conference Designed to Facilitate Improved School Safety Programs; Missy Jenkins-Smith to open conference as keynote speaker (San Diego, California – January 29, 2019) The International School Safety Institute™ (ISSI) has announced its 2019 Conference which will take place in San Diego, …

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