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June 16 2021

Safety Alert: Child Abuse and Neglect

Child Abuse & COVID: Are Cases Down or Getting Overlooked? The Associated Press released a report analyzing how the Coronavirus pandemic impacted child abuse cases. According to the report, there were more than 400,000 fewer child welfare concerns reported and…

Press Releases
June 10 2021

Vector Launches New Badging Feature for Educator Professional Development

Vector Solutions Launches Innovative Badging Feature to Better Track and Manage Educator Professional Development Badges Help Increase Staff Accountability and Recognize Mastered Skills and Competencies Tampa, FL - June 10, 2021 - Vector Solutions, the leading provider of software solutions…

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June 9 2021

Manage and Track Performance Indicators to Improve Safety and…

Measuring and tracking safety performance indicators is a key practice to help districts improve safety and compliance. Identifying the right safety metrics to track and implementing a system to help make this a systematic part of your district processes can have a…

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June 1 2021

Planning for New Staff and Student Training and Learning…

School safety and compliance training can be complex and labor intensive, but it's more important than ever to keep everyone safe. The training and resources educators, staff, and students need to stay safe, address mental health issues, and support students…

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May 21 2021

The Importance of Social Emotional Development

Potentially more than any other aspect of early childhood education, researchers agree on the importance of a child's social emotional development. This is because social emotional competence is associated with so many factors related to leading a productive, fulfilling life including:…

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May 19 2021

Supporting Schools in Managing Title IX Tracking

Last year, the U.S. Department of Education announced a new Title IX enforcement initiative, led by the Department’s Office of Civil Rights (OCR) to fight the rise of sexual assault in K-12 public schools. The Education Department found that reports…

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May 17 2021

Cyber Attacks Increasing on K-12 Schools

A recent report from the K-12 Cybersecurity Resource Center found that a record-breaking 408 cyber security incidents impacted educational institutions in the past year. The online learning environment that many schools are utilizing for COVID-19 related distance learning has allowed…

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May 6 2021

Tracking the Right Safety Metrics

All organizations set benchmarks to track their progress in reaching their goals. Measuring the performance of your safety program should be no different. So, how can administrators gauge your district’s safety performance? Start by carefully considering your safety objectives. What…

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April 28 2021

School Safety & Security: Community-Sourced Early Warning Information

Leveraging Your Community to Help Prevent Incidents Safety and security risks are everywhere — at our places of work, schools, sporting events, concerts, shopping malls, government buildings, and even hospitals. However, the security personnel tasked with protecting us can’t be…