Final PublicSchoolWORKS School Safety Talks Webinar on Crisis Prevention and Response Features Safety & Security Coordinator

Cincinnati, OH (April 30, 2018) — PublicSchoolWORKS is hosting its third and final School Safety Talks webinar focused on crisis prevention, preparedness and response on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 2 p.m. Eastern. During the webinar, titled “A Practical and Effective School Safety Program,” Coordinator of Safety & Security for Great Oaks Career Campuses Al Gille will provide his first-hand experience creating and sustaining a successful crisis prevention and response program. To register for the free 60-minute webinar, click here.

During the webinar, Gille will outline the crisis prevention and response program Great Oaks implemented, including student and staff training, safety drills with local emergency responders, lockdown protocols, reporting mechanisms, and physical safety hardware; and explain how districts can assess and evolve their safety programs to address new risks. Prior to his current role, Gille had vast law enforcement experience, including time as the Deer Park Police Chief, President of Ohio’s Police Activities League, and a School Resource Officer.

PublicSchoolWORKS launched School Safety Talks, a free webinar initiative with an initial focus on crisis prevention, preparedness and response, to connect schools and communities with experts on school safety. Alissa Parker, Mother of Emilie Parker and Co-founder of Safe and Sound Schools: A Sandy Hook Initiative, kicked off the series with a webinar on the lessons learned from the Sandy Hook school shooting. During the second webinar, Physical Security Professional (PSP®) and Vice President of Physical Security Services at Facilities Engineering Associates Paul Timm highlighted practical and effective physical security measures and outlined how to collaborate with emergency responders.

To learn more about this series, click here. Recordings of the webinars are available to registrants for a short period of time.

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Since 2000, PublicSchoolWORKS safety compliance management solutions have focused on helping schools easily meet ever-changing compliance requirements, improve staff and student safety, cut costs associated with risk, and reduce administrator and staff time and effort. PublicSchoolWORKS is the only, complete K12 safety compliance management program created by and for schools, and is proud to provide districts with award-winning technology and support recognized by North American educators. For more information on how PublicSchoolWORKS can improve district safety programs, contact 1-877-779-6757 or