More teachers, education support professionals and administrators are urging lawmakers to address the crisis of unsafe behaviors in schools. “We need systems in place not only to help teachers who are fearful of reporting incidents of threats, and to ensure that they are protected and heard, but also to provide supports and treatment to the students who need help.”
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.
Created by educators for educators, new step-by-step resource can make it easier to keep schools safe — before, during, and after a crisis.
Communities across the country demand real action from leaders to end gun violence in our schools and neighborhoods.
They may be legal, but these searches may be contributing to the school-to-prison pipeline. Restorative justice is the better option for schools.
A sixth grade teacher says keeping students safe requires more than lockdown drills.