8 Ways to Enhance School Safety

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/8-ways-enhance-school-safety/

tThe U.S. Secret Service has released its latest recommendations to prevent targeted school violence. Created in the wake of the tragic shootings in Parkland and Santa Fe, the operational guide lays out the best ways to improve your school safety plan using a threat assessment model. Here’s a breakdown of its key takeaways. 1. School safety plan: Establish a multidisciplinary threat assessment team The first step is to build a threat assessment team. This team will develop the school or district’s response to a potential threat of violence on campus. It should consist of all kinds of faculty and staff…