December 18, 2015
In order to keep schools safe, it is at times necessary to investigate malicious or suspicious behavior or personal property. The difficulty arises when trying to balance the constitutional rights of students and faculty, specifically in regards to the Fourth and Fifth Amendment. As school policies and state regulations can […]
December 11, 2015
Preparing for a crisis situation is an essential step for school authorities to take—although it isn’t something anyone likes to think about. Having a good plan in place can save lives and mitigate injuries.
December 3, 2015
School violence is on the rise—namely, how frequently it occurs. Since 2011, a mass shooting has occurred on a school campus (on average) every 64 days. Not only have mass public shootings become more commonplace, but the number of teachers and students being threatened with violence has also increased. This […]
November 20, 2015
Playgrounds have come a long way from where they were 10 to 20 years ago. But despite all of the improvements, playground safety is still a concern for most parents. Don’t stress, here are a few tips to help you and your children avoid any potential safety hazards. #1.Inspect the […]