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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.

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Read: Campus Protection Pros Tell Us About Their Access Control and Lockdown Technology Successes

Campus Protection Pros Tell Us About Their Access Control and Lockdown Technology Successes

Hear from our Access Control and Lockdown Survey participants how they make their technologies work for them.

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Read: Improving Campus Security with Mobile Duress Devices and Wireless Sensors

Improving Campus Security with Mobile Duress Devices and Wireless Sensors

Craig Dever from Inovonics talks about the overall benefits of wireless technologies, as well as their real-world applications in education and healthcare.

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Read: Oregon Schools to Receive $3.3M in Federal Grants for School Safety

Oregon Schools to Receive $3.3M in Federal Grants for School Safety

Oregon is also eligible for over $8.2 million in federal funds from the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act.

Read: U.S. Dept. of Ed OCR Announces Resolution of Racial Harassment Investigation of Peoria USD in Arizona

U.S. Dept. of Ed OCR Announces Resolution of Racial Harassment Investigation of Peoria USD in Arizona

OCR found that although administrators and teachers at the school were aware of widespread harassment, the district repeatedly responded ineffectively, or not at all, to reported harassment.

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: Campus Safety Now Accepting Nominations for 2023 Director of the Year Awards

Campus Safety Now Accepting Nominations for 2023 Director of the Year Awards

Tell us about your campus security, emergency management and/or public safety top executive and why he or she deserves our Director of the Year award.

Read: Campus Safety Conferences Now Accepting Presentation Proposals for 2023

Campus Safety Conferences Now Accepting Presentation Proposals for 2023

The 2023 Campus Safety Conferences will be held next summer in Texas and Las Vegas. We will also be co-locating with EDspaces in North Carolina in November.

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: 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: Survey: K-12 Schools Prioritizing Physical Security, Colleges Lagging Behind

Survey: K-12 Schools Prioritizing Physical Security, Colleges Lagging Behind

Campus Safety’s latest survey finds that K-12 schools are way ahead of institutions of higher education in conducting security site assessments and maintaining door locks.

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