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Amy Rock, Senior Editor

Amy is Campus Safety’s Senior Editor. Prior to joining the editorial team in 2017, she worked in both events and digital marketing. Amy has many close relatives and friends who are teachers, motivating her to learn and share as much as she can about campus security. She has a minor in education and has worked with children in several capacities, further deepening her passion for keeping students safe. In her free time, Amy enjoys exploring the outdoors with her family.

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Read: New Study Links Tighter School Security to Lower Test Scores

New Study Links Tighter School Security to Lower Test Scores

The researchers call their findings “safety tax” — the academic price students pay for the increased security at their schools.

Read: Northeastern University Package Explosion Was a Hoax, Employee Facing Federal Charges

Northeastern University Package Explosion Was a Hoax, Employee Facing Federal Charges

The package, described as a Pelican case, contained a note that criticized Mark Zuckerberg and developers of virtual reality technology.

Read: Hackers Leak LAUSD Data After Refusal to Pay Ransomware

Hackers Leak LAUSD Data After Refusal to Pay Ransomware

LAUSD Superintendent Alberto Carvalho said he doesn’t think employee data was leaked but that he is “less certain” about student data.

Read: 6 Shot at Oakland’s King Estates School Complex, No Arrests Made

6 Shot at Oakland’s King Estates School Complex, No Arrests Made

The campus houses four schools, including Rudsdale Continuation and Newcomer high schools, BayTech Charter School and Sojourner Truth Independent Study.

Read: 15 Items Your Hurricane Emergency Kit Should Include

15 Items Your Hurricane Emergency Kit Should Include

FEMA offers a list of items your hurricane emergency kit should include, plus recommended actions you should take before, during and after a hurricane.

Read: 5 Students Shot, 1 Killed Leaving Football Scrimmage at Roxborough High School

5 Students Shot, 1 Killed Leaving Football Scrimmage at Roxborough High School

The victims, ages 14 to 17, were heading to their locker room when at least two gunmen who were waiting in a vehicle fired dozens of rounds.

Read: 10.5 Million Children Lost a Parent or Caregiver to COVID, Study Finds

10.5 Million Children Lost a Parent or Caregiver to COVID, Study Finds

The new study, co-authored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, also found 7,500,000 children were orphaned due to COVID.

Read: Los Angeles Schools to Carry Narcan After Spate of Student Overdoses

Los Angeles Schools to Carry Narcan After Spate of Student Overdoses

All 1,400 schools will be equipped with the overdose-reversing drug after at least seven teens overdosed and one died.

Read: Johns Hopkins Moves Forward with New Private Armed Police Force

Johns Hopkins Moves Forward with New Private Armed Police Force

Previously, Johns Hopkins was one of many colleges that terminated contracts with police or reconsidered how they police their campuses.

Read: 850 NYC Teachers Fired for Failing to Get COVID Vaccine

850 NYC Teachers Fired for Failing to Get COVID Vaccine

Nearly 2,000 New York City school employees have been terminated since the vaccine mandate took effect in Oct. 2021.

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