Why Do We Value Achievement Over Mental Health? A High School Senior Speaks Out

Education Week, Gabrielle, 8/16/2018

Student Opinion, Schools must step up to prioritize student well-being. Without our health, whether that be emotional, mental, or physical, students will not be able to learn.

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Opinion: Bullying is on the rise, survey shows. How did we get here?

Hechinger Report, Jen Wilka, 9/24/2018

Research found that in Virginia, teasing and bullying was significantly higher in districts that voted for Trump. Trump has had an effect on children and in emboldening bullying behavior

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Secure Schools Alliance

Secure Schools Alliance: is a 501c3 organization aimed at providing and assisting educators, parents, and policymakers with research and education related to the safety and security of America’s educational infrastructure.

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Secure Schools Alliance has conducted a comprehensive public domain scan of state legislation related to all aspects of school safety and security. Their database breaks down each state’s work into quick reference bullet points: https://secureschoolresources.org/

School Safety Info.Org

School Safety Info.Org: is dedicated to school safety news, information and technology, and related print and electronic publications on school safety. This website is provided by the Justice Technology Information Center (JTIC), a program of the National Institute of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, and U.S. Department of Justice.

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Find resources from organizations and nonprofits that offer school safety services arranged in key areas: Prepare, Respond and Recover here: https://www.schoolsafetyinfo.org/resources/resources-index.html