Safety and Security


Managing School Security: SRO vs. Security Management Team Model

Ask the Expert (Gunshot Sensors)

What Does It Take To Add Gunshot Detection Services To Your Facility?

Intelligent Buildings

5 Considerations for Resilient Schools

Resilience means preparing for and adapting to risks and vulnerabilities, but what exactly does this mean for k-12 schools?

Hot Tips (Emergency Evacuation)

Planning For Evacuation

Fire & Life Safety

A Few Tips

Reducing the risks from wildfires for your campus.

school access control

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

School Access Control

Even the most thoughtfully designed and perfectly installed access control strategies can often easily be compromised by staff who do not do their part to support them. While staff development is called for, making access control a reality in deed as well as word is must be a leadership priority.

Reducing the Risks from Wildfires for Your Campus

Ask the Expert (Network Communications)

How can we move to network-based communication?



Emergency Communications

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Avoiding Deadly Mistakes

Preparing staff to utilize emergency communications systems under stress.

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

A Couple of Things

Legally Speaking

Some Children Are Left Behind

Here is one school safety issue that we can address.

Ask the Expert (Video Intercoms)

How Can We Protect School Entries?

Ask the Expert (Safety and Security)

Can Technology Make Schools Safer?

Maintenance & Operations

Weathering the Storm

Emergency prevention/mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery

Fire & Life Safety

Why Inspections Are Necessary

There is no better way to identify situations or activities that compromise life safety.

Do you think arming teachers and additional school personnel will help prevent school shooting incidents?



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