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Is your school prepared for the unexpected?

It’s not an easy topic to address, and though deaths by an active shooter in a school setting are extremely rare (less than 1%), being prepared saves lives. Two of the worst school shootings in U.S. history occurred in the month of April – Columbine and Virginia Tech – making it a timely subject to discuss here and now. Marsh Media teamed with school security personnel and officials from law enforcement to bring the How Will You React? A Staff’s Guide: Being Prepared for a School Shooting program to your school. It is not our intent to scare you. Our objective is to educate you about your response options and to get you thinking about your existing emergency plan. How...

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