Creating Safer Texas Schools: Top Guidance From K-12 Safety Experts

Creating safer Texas schools

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This school year is unlike any other. Many students and staff are coping with the impacts of COVID-19, and experts continue to warn we will see increased school violence and mental health crises. To address these safety challenges, schools should consider the following best practices to build and maintain safe schools, day after day and year after year.

Plan for all incidents

Prepare and comply with drill mandates

Equip staff to quickly ask for help

Reunite students and guardians

Fully protect your schools