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Articles: Access

Alison DeNisco
Rural Saco School District is located off Highway 2 in northeastern Montana. The highway and nearby train put the district’s 50-student school at greater risk for intruders, Superintendent Gordon Hahn says.
Organizations such as the National Association of Secondary School Principals recommend districts hire a school resource officer instead of arming staff members
Kylie Lacey
Students are safer in schools, like the one above, that have Data Management Inc.’s Visitor Pass Solutions Software. It gathers updated data on all visitors.
Computerized kiosks can help balance safety and convenience
Alison DeNisco
KeepNTrack software scans each visitor’s driver’s license and runs a check through a sexual predator database for all 50 states.
Brevard County system automatically runs sexual predator checks on all visitors
Alison DeNisco
Federal guidelines issued after Newtown shootings recommend more active response known as “run, hide, fight”

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