school safety http://iowapublicradio.org en Iowa Teacher's Invention Could Save Lives http://iowapublicradio.org/post/iowa-teachers-invention-could-save-lives <p>Since the December 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School, there have been <a href="http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2014/06/how_many_school_shooting_incid.html" target="_blank">more than 70 shootings </a>in schools around the country. Just this week, there was another at Reynolds High School in Oregon. Fri, 13 Jun 2014 15:06:48 +0000 Ben Stanton & Lindsey Moon 42161 at http://iowapublicradio.org Iowa Teacher's Invention Could Save Lives Violent Incident Training in Iowa's Schools http://iowapublicradio.org/post/violent-incident-training-iowas-schools <p>In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, schools are changing their intruder response procedure from a stay put and hide method, to a fight or flight response. Today on River to River, we talk with violent incident trainers and educators who are changing the way our schools and our children prepare for the worst case scenario, and how these changes are empowering teachers and students in order to keep them safe.</p><p></p> Fri, 08 Mar 2013 19:29:20 +0000 Ben Kieffer 17427 at http://iowapublicradio.org Violent Incident Training in Iowa's Schools