Wednesday Nite @ The Lab
"School Safety in America: Rhetoric vs Reality" by David Perrodin, Viterbo University
Wednesday, July 3, 2019
School safety is a leading topic in American education with $3 billion allocated annually to promoting safe K-12 school environments. As of May 2019, only 43 of 50 states required schools to have safety plans and conduct safety drills. What is a “good” school safety plan and what is a “good” school safety drill? Nobody knows. Individual schools attempt to interpret and apply these foggy expectations with little oversight and less accountability. Explore what's working in school safety.