School Violence (K-12)

  1. Final Report of the Federal Commission on School Safety
  2. Averting Targeted School Violence: A U.S. Secret Service Analysis of Plots Against Schools
  3. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    1. Behaviors that Contribute to Violence on School Property
    2. Preventing School Violence
    3. Measuring Violence-Related Attitudes, Behaviors, and Influences Among Youths
    4. School Connectedness
    5. Fostering School Connectedness: For School Districts and School Administrators
    6. Fostering School Connectedness: For Teachers and Other Staff
    7. Helping Your Child Feel Connected to School: For Parents and Families
    8. Using Environmental Design to Prevent School Violence
    9. STRYVE: Striving to Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere
    10. School-Associated Violent Death Study
    11. A Comprehensive Technical Package for the Prevention of Youth Violence and Associated Risk Behaviors
    12. Preventing Youth Violence
    13. VetoViolence
  4. National Crime Prevention Council
    1. A Dozen Things Principals Can Do to Stop School Violence
    2. A Dozen Things Teachers Can Do to Stop School Violence
    3. A Dozen Things Students Can Do to Stop School Violence
    4. A Dozen Things Parents Can Do to Stop School Violence
    5. Stopping School Violence
  5. National Association of School Psychologists
    1. School Violence Prevention – Brief Facts and Tips
      1. Talking to Children About Violence: Tips for Parents and Teachers
      2. School Violence Prevention: Tips for Parents and Educators
      3. School Violence Prevention: Guidelines for Administrators and Crisis Teams
      4. Responding to School Violence: Tips for Administrators
    2. NASP Leader Addresses the Effect of Media Coverage on School Violence at Federal Safety Commission Meeting
  6. Federal Bureau of Investigation
    1. Echoes of Columbine (video)
    2. Violence Prevention in Schools
    3. Making Prevention a Reality: Identifying, Assessing, and Managing the Threat of Targeted Attacks
  7. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
    1. School Violence Prevention Resources
    2. Addressing Risk of Violent Behavior in Youth
  8. Illinois Terrorism Task Force School Safety Working Group
    1. Recommendations of the Illinois Terrorism Task Force School Safety Working Group
    2. Response and Investigative Suggestions for School Threats
    3. Communications Tips for School Threats
  9. Sandy Hook Promise
    1. Know the Signs Programs
  10. Guide for Preventing and Responding to School Violence
  11. K-12 School Security: A Guide for Preventing and Protecting Against Gun Violence
  12. Report on Indicators of School Crime and Safety: 2020
  13. Student Victimization in U.S. Schools: Results from the 2017 School Crime Supplement to the National Crime Victimization Survey
  14. Averted School Violence: Lessons Learned Become Lessons Applied
  15. Violence Against Educators and School Personnel: Crisis During COVID
  16. Twenty Plus Things Schools Can Do to Respond to or Prevent Hate Incidents Against Arab-Americans, Muslims, and Sikhs
  17. Crime, Violence, Discipline, and Safety in U.S. Public Schools
  18. National Institute of Justice Report – Summary of School Safety Statistics
  19. Buildings and Infrastructure Protection Series: Primer to Design Safe School Projects in Case of Terrorist Attacks and School Shootings
  20. Behind the Numbers: Ending School Violence and Bullying
  21. Protecting America’s Schools: A U.S. Secret Service Analysis of Targeted School Violence
  22. If You See Something, Say Something
    1. What is Suspicious Activity?
    2. Recognize the Signs
    3. Play a Role
    4. Partnership and Campaign Materials
      1. Indicators of Suspicious Activity Pocket Card
  23. Early Recognition and Rapid Response: New Guidance for School Violence Prevention
  24. Spectator Violence in Stadiums
  25. Preventing Violent Extremism in Schools