ERIC Number: ED486216
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2004
Reference Count: 0
School Preparation to the Terrorist Threat. SVRC Fact Sheet
School Violence Resource Center
This fact sheet provides a list of "lessons learned" to assist schools in better preparing for a crisis event. The list was compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Department of Education specifically to assist schools in preparing for a terrorist attack. The lessons can help schools better identify appropriate actions for school personnel to take in the event of a biological, chemical, or radiological attack and assist in preparing school emergency response plans. [Fact sheet produced by the School Violence Resource Center.]
Descriptors: School Personnel, Violence, Terrorism, Crisis Management, Emergency Programs, School Buildings, School Safety, Federal Government
School Violence Resource Center, National Center for Rural Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice Institute, University of Arkansas System, 7723 Colonel Glenn Road, Little Rock, AR 72204. Tel: 800-635-6310 (Toll Free); Web site: http://www.svrc.net.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Justice, Washington, DC. Bureau of Justice Assistance.
Authoring Institution: School Violence Resource Center