AIA outlines four paths of action the Institute intends to take to support architects and school communities
A Virginia school district publically posted crisis emergency plans to its website.
The Department of Homeland Security is offering school districts funding for student trauma training programs.
MSD High School will be patrolled by 18 security officials in the upcoming school year.
Weeks after the Parkland shooting, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam pushed the Safe Schools Act, which earmarked the money.
A new charter school just miles from Marjory Stoneman Douglas could be the most advanced campus in terms of security in the state.
Emergency communication solutions like blue light phone towers and call boxes have been commonly used tools at universities and colleges for decades.
The way we approach school security needs to change. Bullying, mental health challenges, and widespread access to firearms have seeped into the fabric of our educational facilities, triggering a rise in tragic active shooter incidents which have become common enough in newspaper headlines for some to glance over without notice.
Campus lockdown procedures, much like other emergency response and disaster preparedness measures, are critical to the safe and secure operation of a school campus.
As the push for connected campuses advances, many facilities are looking to upgrade their security systems from mechanical to electronic access control.