Preventing injury and protecting students’ safety is critical to establish a positive learning environment and to promote health. Students learn to prevent bullying and violence, follow safety and emergency procedures, correctly use safety equipment, and apply other skills to protect health.
Blueprints for Prevention
Violence and drug prevention programs that meet a high scientific standard of effectiveness.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – National center for Injury Prevention and Control
Data and statistics, research, and publications for preventing injury and violence.
National Tragedy: Helping Children Cope, A
Guidance for effectively handling emergencies and disasters.
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
Statistics, programs, funding, and tools for managing school delinquency and juvenile justice programs.
Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools
Guidance, programs, publications, and information for creating and maintaining a safe and drug-free school, including effective planning for emergencies.