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Mass Shooting and other Traumatic Events: How to Talk to Students

All too often gun violence and mass shootings top the headlines in America, causing anxiety and confusion among young people. To help students who are continually hearing about senseless gun violence in or near schools and are scared about their safety, we offer advice from the National Association of School Psychologists for talking to them about violence and other national tragedies.


America's Safe Schools Week

Explore these educator resources to help students and parents learn about and advocate for school safety, bullying prevention, reducing violence, improving discipline, and increasing student attendance.


Preventing School Violence

Resources for reducing school violence and promoting school safety.

NEA Healthy Futures School Crisis Guide

Resources to keep your school safe — before, during, and after a crisis.

United Against Hate!

In the wake of the recent events in Charlottesville, please find resources for students, educators, and families to address and engage in the national dialogue about racism, hate, and bias. Together we must  foster safe spaces to discuss our individual and collective realties to move towards justice in education.


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Take the Pledge:

Take the pledge to change school climate and let’s make our schools Bully Free!