Emergency Preparedness


storm shelter

Construction Methods

Winds of Change: Storm Shelter Design Guidance

In recent years, the International Building Code has mandated that all new construction for K–12 schools in most of the Midwest and South Central United States include a community storm shelter. This article will explain the requirements of storm shelter design and explore best practices for planning and construction.

disaster response

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Planning Disaster Responses

Many different kinds of disasters can strike your school. Are you prepared to respond?

Safety & Security

Are Your Strategies Wanting?

Emerging extreme violent attack methodologies.

Sextortion: Another Cyber Danger for Youth

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Storm Shelters for Education Facilities

Designers should consider these three things.

safe kids inc

Case Histories (Real-World Solutions)

Preparing Students for a Campus Lockdown



Safety & Security

Media Driven School Safety

Beware of inaccurate information when creating your plans.

Open But Secure

school safety

Safety & Security (Prepare and Be Aware)

Keeping Students Safe

Today's world can be a dangerous for students, teachers and administrators. Here are some thoughts about preparing for the worst.

Managing School Security: SRO vs. Security Management Team Model

Hot Tips (Emergency Evacuation)

Planning For Evacuation

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