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3 Questions Every Parent – Grandparent Should Ask School Board Members About Their Children’s Safety

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Get a group of parents together write a letter with these questions then submit it to your school board:

What proof of Prevention policies and training do they have? [denial of entry to a school]

Do they have a formal process for outside security walks every 15-30 minutes? [if the school has security guards make them show you the plan]

Has a Federal level [U.S. Department of Education –  United States Department of Justice] security MANAGEMENT audit been done in the last 12 months?

READ The SERAPH Congressional report on the

 

 

SANDY HOOK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SHOOTING IN NEWTOWN, CONNECTICUT WAS LIKELY PREVENTABLE

A team of Congressional school safety experts who provide special reports to congress say that the shooting  situation at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticutwas likely preventable.

The team believes that there appears to have been a lack of proper exterior monitoring and training of staff to visually detect weapons and threats.

“The Newtown, Connecticut shooting appears to have been caused by a lack of exterior monitoring of the school as is recommended by the U.S. Department of Justice Safe Schools guidelinesand a lack of training of staff in weapons identification and threat assessment”, states Dale Yeager the leader of the congressional report development team. “Over the next few weeks the district administrators and school board need to be asking some tough questions.”