Classroom Killers? Hallway Hostages?: How Schools Can Prevent and Manage School Crises

Classroom Killers? Hallway Hostages?: How Schools Can Prevent and Manage School Crises

by Kenneth S. Trump
     
 

ISBN-10: 076197511X

ISBN-13: 9780761975113

Pub. Date: 06/23/2000

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This book guides schools toward a proactive approach to school security, learning from tragic incidents in the late 1990's in the United States.

Overview

This book guides schools toward a proactive approach to school security, learning from tragic incidents in the late 1990's in the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761975113
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
06/23/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: FRAMING THE ISSUES
From Paranoia to 'Politricks' and PR Campaigns
America Responds to Tragedy
Lessons Learned from School Crisis Incidents
'New Times, New Crimes'
Shifts in School Security Threat Trends
Early Warning Signs
Fact, Fiction, or Fad?
PART TWO: APPLYING THE LESSONS LEARNED
Assessing and Managing Threats
A Framework for Reducing Risks
Security, Crisis Preparedness and Comprehensive Safe School Plans
PART THREE: CRISIS PREPAREDNESS AND MANAGEMENT
Crisis Preparedness Guidelines
Process, Product and Preparation Issues
Managing Crisis Incidents
Preparing for the 'Post-Crisis Crisis'
PART FOUR: STATE AND FEDERAL SUPPORT STRATEGIES
Indiana
An Example of Leadership in State and Local Preparedness
Where Do We Go from Here?

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