school safety Tag Archive

Preventing School Violence Through Threat Assessment

This is the third in a series of blog posts that explore state efforts to improve school safety through legislation, initiatives, task...

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A Look at the History of State School Safety Legislation in the Last 2 Decades

This is the second in a series of blog posts that explore state efforts to improve school safety through legislation, initiatives, task...

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We’re Here to Support Your Efforts to Improve School Safety

So far in 2019, there have been 14 school shootings. I think we can all agree that one school shooting is too many. As students across the...

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How Are States Paying for New School Safety Measures?

School safety continues to be a priority for state education leaders across the nation. It was identified as one of six key education...

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How States Are Addressing School Safety in Policy

This post was written in collaboration with Carissa Moffat Miller, executive director at the Council of Chief State School Officers. Every...

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When Medical Marijuana Meets School Drug Policy, What Can States Do?

This is a companion post to “How States Use Recreational Marijuana Revenue to Fund K-12 Education,” which looks at how states...

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Schools and Storms: Preparing for Natural Disasters

Preparing for natural disasters is a grim fact of life for school districts in many parts of the country, especially those in coastal...

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School Resource Officers: A Policy Option to Improve School Safety  

In our recent post on school security efforts, we shared that many states are recommending school resource officers as one measure —...

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Common Recs From State School Security Task Forces

As states grapple with how to respond and address public concerns about school safety, many have opted to create a task force or study...

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Suicide Prevention in Schools: What Are States Doing to Prevent Youth Suicide?

Too often, we hear stories of young people taking their own lives and we find ourselves asking what could have been done to prevent these...

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