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Assessing the Academy

- After quadrupling in size in less than 10 years, the Northern Kentucky Montessori Academy upgrades its access control system.

Reviewing Lessons on School Safety

- Schools are defending against potential active-shooter situations with training sessions, physical security improvements, and programs addressing root causes.

One Campus, Many Devices

- Mobile device enrollment solutions make it easier to authenticate thousands of users onto a wireless network.

A Campus Response to Crisis

- A campus response team implements important parts of the violence prevention plan, such as disseminating clear policies, promoting threat awareness, providing rapid response, and aiding in recovery.

Practical Protection Plans

- Without a lot of fanfare, two school systems have developed sensible approaches to protecting students and staff. Learn how Fairfax County Public Schools in Virginia and Frederick County Public Schools in Maryland prepare for uncertainty.

Shedding Light On Sandy Hook

- Lessons learned from Sandy Hook.

School Security

- Video Insight and STANLEY Security offer grants to schools for security equipment. Video Insight donates equipment to one school each month, and STANLEY Security provides four grants at the end of the year, based on a contest held in the autumn.

Ending Campus Violence: New Approaches to Prevention

- This timely and comprehensive study of school and campus violence is expertly compiled into a multidisciplinary summary that is understandable for anyone involved with campus safety.

School Seeks Uniformity

- The IT department at the Escambia County (Florida) School District has embarked on a five-year quest to unify and update the district’s access control system.  

A Look at How School Training for an Active Shooter Is Evolving

- Schools are exploring ways to increase the odds of survival in an active-shooter situation during the time before police arrive. The traditional lockdown is still being encouraged, but training is evolving to include other components.

The Best Defense

- Schools are exploring ways to increase the odds of survival in an active-shooter situation during the time before police arrive. The traditional lockdown is still being encouraged, but training is evolving to include other components.

Staying Safe at School, Second Edition

- This is an interesting and important book. It contains a wealth of practical, down-to-earth, sensible, and reliable information about how to keep our children safe at school.

Morning Security Brief: School Security, Concealed Weapons, and More

- School districts that employ school resources officers see more discipline against students, a new bill introduced in Missouri would open businesses up to liability if they do not allow concealed weapons, and a school district is found negligent for failing to provide safe and adequate transport for a student who was struck by a car and killed.
 




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