Safety Solutions

Are we really watching the playground?

Posted by John Baker on Oct 10, 2017 8:56:08 AM

Everyday elementary students spill out onto our school playgrounds for that much needed exercise and chance to just be kids at recess.  And everyday school staff go outside with them.  But what exactly is the school staff doing?  Are they really effectively monitoring the student's activities or simply available if a problem arises?  Michael Dorn, an internationally recognized school safety consultant notes that there have been several successful law suits against schools and their staff for failing to properly supervise playground activity.  

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Topics: School Safety

Reviewing Your Large Group Event Response

Posted by John Baker on Oct 2, 2017 8:37:51 AM

 

This morning Americas woke-up to the news of a Las Vegas mass shooting.  This is the largest mass shooting in U.S. history.  It is hard to imagine being a part of that crowd last evening as they attempted to flee while shots rained down on them from 32 floors above.  While these events are tragic and the human cost is to great…we can learn from them. 

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Topics: School Safety

Reducing Student Stress and Trauma During Evacuation and Sheltering Events

Posted by John Baker on Sep 12, 2017 12:35:47 PM

 

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Topics: Safety and Security

Internationally Recognized School Safety Expert Coming to Lancaster, PA!

Posted by John Baker on Aug 20, 2017 5:45:37 PM

It is not often that schools across the Susquehanna Valley get the chance to attend an all day workshop facilitated by Michael Dorn.  Michael Dorn is an internationally recognzied expert in the field of School Safety and thanks to the company Navigate you can attend this workshop for free. That's right FREE.

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Topics: School Safety

You Know What They Say About Assuming....

Posted by John Baker on Aug 9, 2017 4:03:17 PM

 

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Topics: School Safety

To Many Hats; How Do I Give Justice to Safety & Security Training?

Posted by Noel Johns on Jul 31, 2017 12:45:35 PM

 

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Reviewing Your All Hazards Plan- A Good Summer Project for Administrators

Posted by John Baker on Jun 1, 2017 3:35:00 PM

 

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Topics: School Safety

Crashing the Truck into the Entrance of Your School

Posted by John Baker on May 9, 2017 8:36:12 AM

 

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Topics: Safety and Security

"So What Exactly Happened on the School Bus?"

Posted by John Baker on Apr 10, 2017 9:17:49 AM

 

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Topics: School Safety

A Friendly Reminder to Our Coworkers During Snow Events

Posted by John Baker on Mar 15, 2017 9:14:38 AM

 

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Topics: Safety and Security

Effective Safety Solutions

The IU13 Safety and Security team offers resources for affordable and practical solutions which have been created "by educators, for educators." Let us help you navigate the challenging waters of safety and security in your school, business, or civic organization.

Today, educators and administrators are being asked to do so much more than “just teach.” Safety and security management is one of many new hats educators are asked to wear.   - See more at: http://www.iu13.org/administrators/administrative-and-management-services/hr/safety/#sthash.ibVUiczC.dpuf

IU13’s SafetySolutions4Schools (SS4S) can help. We are a resource for affordable and practical solutions which have been created “by educators for educators.” Let us help you navigate the challenging waters of safety and security in your school.

We offer a wide range of services ranging from All Hazards Plan design to general safety and security consulting to an ever-growing of variety of training in key areas for your staff.   

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