The February/March issue of the U.S. Department of Education's "Community Update" newsletter, which focused on school safety, included the following tips for creating a safe school. The tips are taken from the department's "1998 Annual Report on School Safety":
- 1. Provide strong administrative support for assessing and enhancing school safety.
2. Redesign the school facility to eliminate dark, secluded, and unsupervised spaces.
3. Devise a system for reporting and analyzing violent and non-criminal ...