Deparment of Education Offers Free Webcast on School Safety
In the wake of a rash of school shootings in October 2006, and in light of the White House Conference on School Safety, the U.S. Department of Education presented a one-house Webcast that provided parents, educators, school administrators, and local safety personnel with an opportunity to review key considersations in school emergency management planning.
The Department's Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools shared successful strategies about what schools can do to help mitigate, prevent, prepare for, respond to and recover from a crisis.PLAY THE ARCHIVED WEBCAST
The Web portal for the archived Webcast is: www.ConnectLive.com/events/edschoolsafety
Software that enables your participation in the Webcast is available free at that site.
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For more information on the Webcast and the many other resources available from the U.S. Department of Education on the topic of emergency management for schools, visit www.ed.gov/emergencyplan.