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January 11 2021

Addressing the Student Mental Health Emergency in the Wake…

News reports, research studies, and data released during the second half of 2020 have all confirmed that the pandemic is taking a serious toll on children’s social, emotional, and mental health. New data from the Centers for Disease Control shows that from March through…

Subject Matter Experts
December 25 2020

Miriam Manary and Dr. Lawrence Schneider

Miriam Manary is a research engineer at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) who has participated in education, research and standards writing in the area of wheelchair transportation safety for over 20 years. Lawrence Schneider is a Research…

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December 8 2020

Keep Students and Staff Safe when Schools Reopen as…

As the COVID-19 cases surge across the country, many schools are looking for new ways to protect their community and prevent outbreaks. LiveSafe, now part of the Vector Solutions family, shares your commitment to ensuring schools are safe places to…

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November 30 2020

Introducing New 3D Animated School Facilities Maintenance Courses

We know a safe and secure work environment plays an important role in any institution’s overall safety plan. While there are many factors that contribute to the development of a safe and secure work environment for school facilities maintenance staff,…

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November 9 2020

The Importance of Threat Assessment Teams with the New…

School safety departments, like many other departments, are often overtasked and under-resourced, making it difficult to staff and implement a threat assessment team. These types of teams assess, identify, and manage threatening or potentially threatening situations and behaviors. The new…

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November 5 2020

New Expanded Course Offerings for Every Department, Every Budget,…

While school budgets are stressed and COVID-19 keeps administrators in a near-constant state of transition, providing the training and resources educators, staff, and students need to stay safe, address mental health issues, and support students with exceptionalities is still a…

Webinars
October 26 2020

Webinar: Developing Proactive Strategies to Improve School Climate

On-Demand Webinar In this session, Dr. Myron Anderson and Dr. Kathryn Young, authors of Fix Your Climate: A Practical Guide to Reducing Microaggressions, Microbullying, and Bullying in the Academic Workplace, discussed strategies to get ahead of microaggressions and bullying on…

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October 19 2020

School Bus Safety Week: Safety Tips for Bus Drivers

Each year, the third week of October is recognized as National School Bus Safety Week, a public education program designed to address the importance of school bus safety. Much of the focus of this week is around promoting school bus…

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October 13 2020

Safety Alert: Student Mental Health & Wellness

The COVID-19 pandemic, racial unrest, and economic decline have been taking a toll on the mental health of Americans, including kids, as highlighted in many recent news stories: One in Four Teens Involved in Bullying Incidents A Majority of Teens…