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November 29 2021

Prescription Drug Safety for K-12 Schools

Prescription Drug Safety for K-12 Schools Prescription drug abuse has been a problem in the United States for years, but it doesn’t just impact adults. Teens have also been widely affected by the increased misuse of prescription medications, leading prescription…

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November 22 2021

Webinar Recap: The ABCs of Managing Risk for K-12…

In October 2021, the Vector Solutions K-12 Education team hosted a webinar titled The ABCs of Managing Risk for K-12 Schools, presented in partnership with the TASB Risk Management Fund. In this webinar, our presenter Charles Hueter shared best practices…

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November 22 2021

Best Practices for Implementing DE&I Professional Development for Teachers

Implementing a DE&I professional development program can feel overwhelming. Where do you start? How do you get buy-in? Should you measure outcomes? In this article, we’ll walk through best practices for delivering diversity programs for teachers and staff. Before You…

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November 18 2021

Developing Culturally Responsive Instruction

Students who are culturally different may face challenges that can impact the quality of their school lives and educational outcomes. These include high dropout and suspension rates, low academic achievement, poor student-teacher relationships, and other difficulties. Some students of color…

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November 15 2021

Webinar Recap: Connecting the Dots Between Student Mental Health…

In October 2021, the Vector Solutions K-12 Education team hosted a webinar titled Connecting the Dots Between Student Mental Health and School Safety with Chief Jeffrey Yarbrough and Dr. Amy Grosso from Round Rock ISD about the district’s innovative model…

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November 10 2021

Reflecting on the Rigby Middle School Shooting: 7 Lessons…

Reviewing the After-Action Report Following the Rigby Middle School Shooting In early May 2021, a sixth-grader opened fire at Rigby Middle School in Rigby, Idaho. Luckily, there were no casualties from the attack, and all victims physically recovered. As mandated…

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November 9 2021

Vector Solutions Launches Environmental Health and Safety Incident Management…

Vector EHS Management Helps Districts Track Incidents and Hazards, Comply with Federal Regulations, and Identify Trends Such as COVID-19 Outbreaks Tampa, FL – November 9, 2021 – Vector Solutions, the leading provider of training and software solutions to help schools…

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November 8 2021

Webinar Recap: Becoming an Ally – How School Leaders…

In September 2021, the Vector Solutions K-12 Education team hosted a webinar with Catherine Mattice titled Becoming an Ally: How School Leaders Can Support an Inclusive School Culture that focused on providing school and district leaders with tangible tools for…

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November 4 2021

New Trauma Awareness Course for High School Students

Pandemic-Related Trauma Many students have experienced illness, death of loved ones, family or financial instability, and disruptions to learning and social connections as a result of the pandemic. Adolescents are no exception to the stressors pandemic-related trauma. Earlier this year,…