BJA STOP Grantee Kick-Off Meeting (February, 2022)

This event originally took place on February 23, 2022. During this session, you will hear directly from the BJA STOP Team and the NCSS about Grant management and administration requirementsHow to effectively oversee your grantResources available to support you with...

Trauma-Informed, Resilience-Oriented Classrooms

In this self-paced training, presenters discuss the concept of Trauma-Informed, Resilience-Oriented Schools. This innovation encourages schools to infuse the values of safety, trust, choice, collaboration, empowerment, peer support, diversity and inclusion into their...

Lockdown Drills

In this training, you will learn how to use lockdown drills as part of your comprehensive school safety and emergency preparedness efforts. You will also learn how to conduct lockdown drills in a trauma-informed manner and evaluate them for effectiveness. A Lockdown...

STOP TTA Quarterly Meeting (October, 2021)

This meeting already occurred. Please use the Register button for your region below to view a recording of the event. Join fellow STOP grantees to hear updates from NCSS and network together. We will spend the majority of the time sharing and problem-solving together...

Safety Considerations for School Communities

This webinar occurred on September 10, 2021. It is available on-demand through the Enroll Now button. As many schools return to in-person or hybrid schooling this fall, communities face a host of school safety challenges. A theme that underpins these challenges is...

STOP TTA Quarterly Meeting (June, 2021)

This meeting already occurred. Please use the Register button for your region below to view a recording of the event. Join fellow STOP grantees to network and learn about successful practices in small groups. We will discuss the following questions in Zoom breakout...

Social Media Responsibility With Student Engagement

This webinar occurred on April 14, 2021. It is available on-demand through the Enroll Now button. For today’s young people, a world with social media is the only one they have ever known. As new research continues to shed light on the impact it can have on...

NIJ Virtual Conference on School Safety 2021

The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) recently held a virtual conference on school safety, with a focus on “Bridging Research to Practice to Safeguard Our Schools.” The recordings from the three-day event are now available and can be accessed on the NIJ website....

Student Mental Health in a Distance Learning Environment

This webinar occurred on March 16, 2021. It is available on-demand through the Enroll Now button. Since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis, schools have grappled with how best to support students in the distance learning environment, especially with regard to mental...

STOP TTA Quarterly Meeting (March, 2021)

This meeting already occurred. Please use the Register button for your region below to view a recording of the event. Join us to learn what the National Center for School Safety (NCSS) offers to STOP grantees as your training and technical assistance provider. In this...

Sustaining School Safety Programs

This webinar occurred on March 10, 2021. It is available on-demand through the Enroll Now button. When planning for the sustainability of grant-funded school safety programs, it is important to prepare for both foreseen and unforeseen challenges and develop methods...

Engaging Collaborators in School Safety Program Planning

This webinar occurred on March 3, 2021. It is available on-demand through the Enroll Now button. Planning a successful school safety program often means needing to find and work alongside various types of partners and collaborators. However, identifying and managing...

Operationalizing Evidence-Based School Safety Programs

This webinar occurred on February 24, 2021. It is available on-demand through the Enroll Now button. As school communities look to review and update their safety practices and programs, leaders often hear that it is important to implement evidence-based programs....

The Vital Role of Medical Emergency Response Teams

This webinar occurred on January 28, 2021. It is available on-demand through the Enroll Now button. Best practices in school safety planning have been developed over the years to address school violence. These efforts have included various specialty areas of law...

Getting Buy-In for Anonymous Reporting Systems

Are you interested in learning more about Anonymous Reporting Systems (ARS) and how they can be used to prevent violence-related school incidents before they occur? ARS is a technology-based prevention strategy that helps students identify the signs of a potential...

Trauma-Informed Practices Across School Settings

This webinar has already occurred. It is available on-demand by clicking the Enroll Now button. This webinar addresses how to implement and adapt trauma-informed practices across school settings. During these unprecedented times, the social and emotional well-being of...

Essential Elements of School Threat Assessment

School threat assessment has emerged as a leading strategy for preventing school violence nationwide. This webinar reviews the essential features of school threat assessment, how and when it should occur, and how it differs from other forms of threat assessment....