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Chester working to improve school security - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com

Chester working to improve school security - The Herald | HeraldOnline.com | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com Chester working to improve school security The Herald | HeraldOnline.com CHESTER — For more than a year, the Chester County School District has worked to enhance security, installing more than 600 new cameras...
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I-Team Investigates School Security, Walks Freely Into 7 Out of 10 Schools - NBC New York

I-Team Investigates School Security, Walks Freely Into 7 Out of 10 Schools - NBC New York | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
NBC New York I-Team Investigates School Security, Walks Freely Into 7 Out of 10 Schools NBC New York Six weeks after a mute child with autism walked out of his school without anyone stopping him, News 4's I-Team investigated security at 10 New York...
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Tippecanoe School Corporation steps up security after storms - WLFI.com

Tippecanoe School Corporation steps up security after storms - WLFI.com | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
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Tippecanoe School Corporation steps up security after storms
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TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - When the sun sets across the field, the generated lights illuminate Mintonye Elementary and Southwestern Middle Schools.
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New Cameras, Panic Buttons Considered During Security Workshop - Patch.com

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New Cameras, Panic Buttons Considered During Security Workshop Patch.com The Lindenhurst Board of Education is considering a full upgrade of the district's security camera software, panic buttons and other items after a security workshop at...
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Mesa schools invest $2.34 million to improve security on campuses - Arizona Republic

Mesa schools invest $2.34 million to improve security on campuses - Arizona Republic | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Arizona Republic Mesa schools invest $2.34 million to improve security on campuses Arizona Republic Mesa Public Schools spent $2.34 million on school-security improvements ranging from state-of-the-art security cameras to remodeled front offices...
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Richmond schools seek bond for technology, improvements - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers

Richmond schools seek bond for technology, improvements - New Baltimore Voice Newspapers | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Richmond schools seek bond for technology, improvements
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... each school building. Officials also hope to increase security at the schools by installing security cameras and electronic locking systems.
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Debate swirls over $75 million plan to renovate Kennebunk area schools - Bangor Daily News

Debate swirls over $75 million plan to renovate Kennebunk area schools - Bangor Daily News | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Debate swirls over $75 million plan to renovate Kennebunk area schools Bangor Daily News “We really have tried hard to balance the physical interests for all of us as citizens along with the educational needs for our students and this balance is...
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How to talk to your children about school safety - The Boston Globe

How to talk to your children about school safety - The Boston Globe | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Now schools around Greater Boston are joining a nationwide trend toward beefing up safety. Exterior doors are locked and IDs are often required to enter. Lock-down and shelter-in-place drills are commonplace.
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Nowadays, it became common in our institutions also, as more and more are realizing the importance of safety in this dangerous world and being on the safer side is always the best choice.

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$900K Security Contract - Rio Grande Sun

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$900K Security Contract
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During an audit, finance, and facilities committee meeting Brian Salter, Northern's new director of information technologies, presented three companies' bids for the security project.
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Security lapse led to Fayetteville school threat - WRAL.com

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Security lapse led to Fayetteville school threat
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Physical Security Market Poise $85.51 Billion by 2018 - SBWire (press release)

Physical Security Market Poise $85.51 Billion by 2018 - SBWire (press release) | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Physical Security Market Poise $85.51 Billion by 2018 SBWire (press release) Dallas, TX -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/08/2013 -- The report "Physical Security Market By Products (Video surveillance, Access Control, Biometrics, Intrusion Detection, Security...
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Wethersfield Democrats Say School Security Chief Position Needed - Hartford Courant

Wethersfield Democrats Say School Security Chief Position Needed - Hartford Courant | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Wethersfield Democrats Say School Security Chief Position Needed Hartford Courant WETHERSFIELD — Democratic town councilmen and several residents have called for reconsideration of a decision made earlier this year not to hire a full-time school...
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District 17 meets to decide how to use $5.5 million - Morris Daily Herald

District 17 meets to decide how to use $5.5 million - Morris Daily Herald | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
District 17 meets to decide how to use $5.5 million Morris Daily Herald The list included such projects as adding more outlets, replacing galvanized water piping, upgrading fire alarm systems and tuck-pointing cracks in the gym at Galloway;...
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Milford gets $1.31M for school security upgrades - New Haven Register

Milford gets $1.31M for school security upgrades - New Haven Register | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Milford gets $1.31M for school security upgrades
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Within days of the slayings last year, Police Chief Keith L. Mello, Superintendent of Schools Elizabeth E. Feser and Mayor Benjamin G.
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Farmington Receives Grant For School Security - Hartford Courant

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Farmington Receives Grant For School Security
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FARMINGTON — The school system was one of 75 districts that received a portion of about $16 million in state aid for security upgrades.
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da Vinci Middle School cyberbullying incident prompts officials to contact ... - OregonLive.com

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Morris Plains Ratchets Up School Security - Patch.com

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Morris Plains Ratchets Up School Security
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School security has been an increasing concern in the hearts and minds of parents, students and administrators across the nation over the past few years.
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A shooting near Plant High School has TPD upping patrols and security at all ... - ABC Action News

A shooting near Plant High School has TPD upping patrols and security at all ... - ABC Action News | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
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Sen. Dorothy Hukill Wants to Stop Electronic Scanning of K-12 Students - Sunshine State News

Sen. Dorothy Hukill Wants to Stop Electronic Scanning of K-12 Students - Sunshine State News | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
Sen. Dorothy Hukill Wants to Stop Electronic Scanning of K-12 Students
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It's called biometric data gathering, and some K-12 schools are using these technologies, among others, to collect students' physical identifying information.
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School security moves to center stage and big spending - Dailyrecord.com

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School security moves to center stage and big spending Dailyrecord.com Frank Belluscio III, New Jersey School Boards Association spokesman, said that Newtown changed the way both parents and school officials think of security, especially in...
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School officials to vote on $834000 security upgrade - Online Athens

School officials to vote on $834000 security upgrade
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Clarke County's public schools might spend up to $834,000 to upgrade school security, say school administrators.
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County School Board Voting on New Security Upgrades - Wugatv

County School Board Voting on New Security Upgrades
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ATHENS - School administrators are saying Clarke County's public schools might spend over $800,000 to upgrade school security.
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Trend Micro Offers $15k Technology Grants for Public Schools - T.H.E. Journal

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Trend Micro Offers $15k Technology Grants for Public Schools
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FL senator wants to stop electronic scanning of K-12 students - Watchdog.org

FL senator wants to stop electronic scanning of K-12 students - Watchdog.org | k12 School Security | Scoop.it
FL senator wants to stop electronic scanning of K-12 students
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It's called biometric data gathering, and some K-12 schools are using these technologies, among others, to collect students' physical identifying information.
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