Scared or Prepared: Reducing Risks with School Security Assessments.

Web Abstract: 
Prevention/intervention approaches such as violence-prevention curricula and conflict resolution are insufficient security measures. Three reasons for conducting school-security assessments are to prevent violence or prepare to manage it effectively, reduce risks and liability, and improve public relations by communicating commitment to school safety. Guidelines are provided.
Journal: 
High School Magazine
Publication Date: 
04/30/1999
Page Numbers: 
p18-23
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