It’s back-to-school time and students will soon be practicing lockdown and active shooter drills, an unfortunate consequence of a new normal in America.
In today’s school climate, active shooter drills are as common as fire drills. It is vital that all staff members be included in school crisis plans.
The “nerve-wracking” school nurse shortage is one of the reasons why 3,000 members of the Oakland Education Association are on strike.
One year after Parkland, it’s time to stop talking about arming educators and fortifying our schools, and focus on proven strategies that will protect students.
A social justice training session helps Illinois school security officers ensure that all students feel safe in their schools.
The move to cut counselors or privatize their services to save money is a life-threatening trend on campuses across the nation.
The bad news is that the demands and pressures on our schools are growing. The good news is that the nation is finally looking to educators for solutions.
Most students want to be engaged in school, but severe disciplinary policies disrupt learning and make them feel undervalued, unwelcome and misunderstood, according to a new study.
Created by educators for educators, new step-by-step resource can make it easier to keep schools safe — before, during, and after a crisis.