Security

SAFEDEFEND™ – Online Safety Tips for schools and meetings

Heading back to school is complex, as students embark on a mixture of virtual learning, hybrid and in class instruction. Because so many are online, sometimes schools forget to effectively communicate directly with parents about the steps that need to be taken in order to keep our kids safe at school… and at home. Stories […]

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Police Reform will Impact School Security Preparedness

With the recent attention on law enforcement there has been an increase in the desire of communities to change the way police interact with citizens.

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Alarms Installed for School Safety Should Not Be Silent

There is always room for discussion when it comes to school safety. We need to look at other areas of security and determine how those apply to the school setting. Our schools are too porous to apply the same model used in federal, state and local government buildings.

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Different Circumstances for Addressing Special Needs Students in a Crisis

Educators that have to deal with this specific challenge often ask about circumstances involving those with special needs in schools. One of the often understood but overlooked components is that some of these kids do not react well to loud sounds and can resist instruction from strangers.

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There are Good and Bad Ways to Conduct Active Shooter Drills

There have been numerous stories about the harm active shooter drills have caused.

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