In School Active Shooter – Are You Prepared?

Fighting in Schools – Boys vs. Girls

Fighting in Schools – Boys vs. Girls

Regardless of a high school’s funding, location, and student-body demographics, there is always room for improvement when it comes to student-based fighting in schools. Putting a large amount of energized, hormonal teenagers in one place, day after day, is going to...
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Preventing School Violence – What Tech Security is Worth the Cost?

Preventing School Violence – What Tech Security is Worth the Cost?

With each new advancement in both specialized and mainstream technology, it becomes a more and more talked-about aspect of the U.S. education system. This is especially true when the topic shifts to preventing school violence. Administration and teachers everywhere...
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Gang Violence in Schools – 5 Facts You Didn’t Know

Gang Violence in Schools – 5 Facts You Didn’t Know

In a recent publication released by the U.S. Department of Justice and the Department of Health and Human Service, a team of authors with extensive experience in the educational field wrote on gang violence in schools. Titled Changing...
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Violence in Schools – 4 Root Causes

Violence in Schools - 4 Root Causes

Articles exist all over the internet spouting how to “end” violence in schools. They have a tendency to be broad, generic, and focused on the symptoms of youth violence instead of the causes. Drugs, alcohol, and sex are often blamed as...
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Bullying In Schools: The Powerful Link to Violence and School Shootings

Because the discomfort of connecting children and violence is so great, people tend to take the road of shock and awe, looking at the shooting as if it was a random and unexplainable act of violence. But often the truth is the opposite, for in many well-known incidents of school shootings, there was already violence and cruelty occurring before a weapon or gun ever entered the situation.

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In School Active Shooter – Are You Prepared?

In School Active Shooter - Are You Prepared?

You have created the response plan for an active shooter in your school and conducted practice drills. Now what? Since the Columbine, VA Tech, Newtown incidents, schools across the country have been creating, developing, planning, and testing new...

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