This U.S. Department of Education website offers research-based practices designed to assist school communities identify these warning signs early and develop prevention, intervention, and crisis response plans.
This website offers resources on disaster preparedness to meet children's needs.
The Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence provides assistance to groups committed to understanding and preventing violence, particularly adolescent violence.
The University of Illinois Cooperative Extension Service offers a set of resources for teachers and other childcare or youth workers that helps prepare them for working with children who have been through a disaster.
This link to the Common Sense Media website provides a free K-8 curriculum that teaches children how to be safe online.
This Office of Safe and Healthy Students website provides information on emergency planning for schools.
This FBI website contains age appropriate information and resources for children from Kindergarten through 12th grade.
These guidelines were developed by more than 300 health, education, and safety professionals from more than 30 different national organizations as well as by parents and other supporters.
This website contains information on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's(NHTSA's) school bus safety program.
The National Alliance for Safe Schools provides training, technical assistance, and publications to districts and schools interested in reducing school-based crime and violence.
The National Association of School Resource Officers is a not-for-profit organization for school-based law enforcement officers, school administrators, and school security/safety professionals working as partners to protect students, school faculty and staff members and the schools they attend.
This website contains information on school safety.
This guide gives schools, districts, and communities the concepts and components of good crisis planning to stimulate thinking about crisis preparedness processes, and provides examples of promising practices.
This U.S. Department of Education sponsored technical assistance center supports schools, school districts, and institutions of higher education, with their community partners, in the development of high-quality emergency operations plans (EOPs) and comprehensive emergency management planning efforts.
The School Safety Profiler is a free tool to measure perceived school safety to reduce or prevent violence.
This link is to the website of Striving to Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere (STRYVE.) As noted at its website, "STRYVE is a national initiative, led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which takes a public health approach to preventing youth violence before it starts."
WiredSafety provides help, information and education to Internet and mobile device users of all ages.