Summarize media action surrounding the violence and what was reported by media outlets. You may select a specific news station, newspaper, or reputable magazine.
o Summarize and evaluate the response by police, administrators, parents, students, and others directly involved with the incident. How did the local community as a whole react?
o Create a policy or policies based on your analysis of the response and best practices in school safety to prevent and respond to school violence similar to the case explored in this activity. What would you have done differently as a school leader?
• Reference Page – 7 sources minimum
Length: 12-15 pages (app. 350 words per page)
Your paper should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts that are presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral Universitys Academic Integrity Policy.
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Learning Outcomes 2, 3, 4, 5, 7
Assess the national and local perspectives on school safety.
Assess and recommend the principles of school safety in creating safe learning environments.
Analyze the critical components of humane, equitable, and consistent enforcement of school safety rules and policies to develop recommendations.
Evaluate a schools safety and crisis management/intervention plans.
Summarize the role of the wider school community in the promotion of safe learning environments.