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The Student Safety Insights will keep you up to date on the latest developments. We will post news items and articles you will find of interest. Check back often for updates.

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7/26/2018 - Calif. Gov. Signs Bill to Protect Confidentiality in College Sexual Assault Cases

Governor Jerry Brown signed AB 1896 into law, making communications between an assault victim and crisis counselor at a private or public college or university protected communication.

https://www.campussafetymagazine.com/clery/college-sexual-assault-victims/

7/24/2018 - A Guide for Conducting Threat Assessments in Schools

Campus Safety magazine presents a step by step, multi discipline, threat assessment guide, as a resource to school officials to create their own threat assessment programs.

https://www.campussafetymagazine.com/safety/threat-assessment-in-schools-guide/

7/16/2018 - Enhancing School Safety Using a Threat Assessment Model: An Operational Guide for Preventing Targeted School Violence

The National Threat Assessment Center (U.S. Secret Service, Department of Homeland Security), issues an operational guide for preventing targeted school violence, using an 8 step threat assessment model.

https://www.secretservice.gov/data/protection/ntac/USSS_NTAC_Enhancing_School_Safety_Guide_7.11.18.pdf

7/13/2018 - How Nova Southeastern Practices Aquatics Risk Management

Nova Southeastern University Director of aquatics and scuba diving discusses risk management strategies for best practices, how to train and educate staff, students and participants, and the role of students in risk management.

https://campusrecmag.com/nova-southeastern-aquatics-risk-management/

7/11/2018 - Want to Reduce Bullying in Schools? Bring in Babies

Canadian non-profit, serving K-8 students in 11 countries, demonstrate up to a 50% reduction in the number of children who pick fights in the classroom, by teaching empathy, using babies, their volunteer mothers, and a 27 course lesson plan.

http://nationswell.com/reduce-bullying-babies-classrooms/