Thursday January 21, 2016
10:00 – 11:00 a.m.
When a student makes violent threats towards peers, teachers, or the entire school – what steps should you take?
Presented by Dr. Scott Poland, an internationally recognized expert on school crisis and the author of many Keenan SafeSchools and SafeColleges courses. This webinar provides step by step guidelines to help school personnel classify threats and take appropriate investigative actions to reduce the likelihood of violence. Topics include:
• Lessons learned from a number of national incidents of school violence.
• Recommendations for threat assessment from the FBI and the U.S. Secret Service.
• Practical strategies and tips that can be implemented to manage threats of violence in your school.