School districts consider “bold changes” to protect students and staff.

Read the article: Is Concealed Carry Coming to a School Near You?

Missouri school sends delegation of school officials and law enforcement to Columbine to learn how to better prevent and prepare for emergencies.

Read the article: Safety Team Visits Columbine, Returns With Focus on Mental Health, Threat Assessment, Reunification

Schools hire School Resource Officers to teach safety, build relationships, and better protect students in an emergency.

Read the article: From Road Patrol to Hallways: Officer Bolsters School Security

In Virginia, public schools receive state level support for safety upgrades.

Read the article: Virginia: State Pays for Security Upgrades

The South Carolina Safety Task Force reports its recommendations.

Read the article: SC School Safety Task Force: More Lockdown Drills and School Resource Officers

Sudbury Resident Michele Gay Discusses School Safety Initiatives
Safe and Sound co-founder, Michele Gay, speaks about school safety initiatives.

Learn more: Sudbury Patch, October 9, 2014.

Wichita KS school district completes installation of visitor security system.

Read the article: Schools Install Visitor Management Systems to Verify Visitor Safety

Newtown parent speaks about school safety to Natick crowd

Learn more: Metrowest Daily News, October 3, 2014.

Creating Safe Learning Environments

Learn more: Techniques Magazine, October 2014.

Inventions of all kinds aim to keep students and staff safe at school.

Read the article: The Bulletproof Classroom: Armored Whiteboards Defend Against School Shootings