Spring 2019 Conference
ADVANCING SCHOOL SAFETY
Presented by: AMANDA NICKERSON, PH.D.
When: TUESDAY MARCH 19TH, 8:00-4:00
School safety is a key priority for educators, parents, and the general public. This presentation will overview creating a safe school climate and balancing physical and psychological safety. NASP’s PREPaRE School Crisis Prevention and Intervention Model will be highlighted to guide the work of multidisciplinary safety teams and crisis teams in preventing, preparing for, and responding to crises. Participants will learn the principles and processes of threat assessment. Managing and intervening with various levels of threats will be reviewed.
* Identify key components of Safe and Successful Schools
* Understand the role of the multidisciplinary teams in preventing, preparing for, and responding to school crises
* Describe the threat assessment process
* Differentiate transient and substantive threats and their corresponding interventions