University of Michigan, University of Virginia partner on effort to keep schools safe

A new toolkit designed to support U.S. schools’ violence prevention efforts has been published by the National Center for School Safety at the University of Michigan.

The toolkit is designed to help schools in their efforts to implement evidence-based methods to assess and respond to threats, prevent problem situations from escalating and avoid overreacting to threats that are not serious, all while protecting students’ rights.

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The University Record

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UVA Today

Virginia Public Radio