Recent Postings for "School Violence" Area of Expertise.
Hundreds of thousands of victims of high school bullying (an estimated 200,000) bring weapons (knives and guns) to school, most probably as a reaction to their bullying experiences. This is one of the jaw-dropping findings presented by a group of researchers at a recent Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in Vancouver, British Colombia.Continue Reading →
TAL Global’s experts are partnering with the Community Education Building in Wilmington, Delaware, to help secure and educate tomorrow’s leaders.Continue Reading →
Are school shootings becoming a routine in America’s schools?
The statistics are deeply worrying, and the details are horrifying.
Fourteen days into the new year we receive news of yet another school shooting incident – this time at the Berrendo Middle School in Roswell, New Mexico. A 12-year-old student opened fire with a modified shotgun in the schools gym, injuring an 11-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl. To learn more about this latest incident, please go […]Continue Reading →
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Determined to help schools get to grips with security and violence issues, Mr. Erroll Southers, TAL Global’s Managing Director, Counter-Terrorism & Infrastructure Protection is harnessing his decades of experience, along with his academic expertise.Continue Reading →
While America grieves for the victims of the horrific massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut, communities must be on the alert for possible copycat attacks.Continue Reading →
The latest shooting brings to 16 the number of fatalities resulting from school shootings, in six separate incidents, in 2012 alone. This is a statistics that should gain the attention every person involved in education and school security in this country.Continue Reading →
ASIS International and the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) have just released a new American National Standard for Workplace Violence Prevention and Intervention. The Standard provides an overview of policies, processes, and protocols that organizations can adopt to help identify and prevent threatening behavior and violence affecting the workplace, and to better address and […]Continue Reading →
Cyber bullying is the act of using communications technology, like cell phones and the Internet, to bully or harass another person. Cyber bullying can cause sustained or permanent psychological damage that can have a severe impact on the development and well being of the victim and her/his environment. Cyber bullying is a distinct form of teen violence.Continue Reading →
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