Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

A Look Back at School Safety in 2018

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Bullying, Crisis Response, Internet Safety, Operations, Student Violence, Student Well-Being

During 2018, school safety was one of the biggest topics in the education AND mainstream media. So many articles covered how school districts were spending funding to help secure their schools. This ranged from increased active shooter training for staff to security cameras and more obscure safety measures such as bulletproof whiteboards. Take a look […]


Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

Federal Commission on School Safety Releases Final Report

Posted by Rachael Ballard Filed under: Social Media, Student Violence, Student Well-Being

On December 18, 2018, the Federal Commission on School Safety, headed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, released its final report on the state of school safety. The Commission, which was formed after the school shooting in Parkland, FL, was tasked with making policy recommendations for schools and communities in order to help prevent future tragedies […]