crisis response

W.Va. Schools Most Prepared for Disaster, Study Finds

West Virginia schools are better equipped to handle disasters like Hurricane Sandy than many other states, according to a national report.

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Risk of Drowning in Your School Pool

What safety procedures does your school have in place?

Protecting Children in the 21st Century

To keep children safe, it is necessary to ensure that they have the values and skills to make good choices.

What We Know About School Shooters

Dispelling the common assumptions associated with school shootings.

The Importance of the Fourth R—Relationships

Relationships are reciprocal. The more we put into them the more we get back.

The Aftermath of a Natural Disaster

A district leader's role is to create stability, routine and support for students and staff members.

The Phenomenon Known as Bullicide

Educators can take a number of proactive steps towards preventing a tragedy.

Teenage Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse

All school personnel should be educated on the warning signs and symptoms.

Resilience and Academic Success

What can schools do to help create resilient students?

Grade Retention

School districts are leaving too many children behind.