Anti-School Violence Conference Slated in Florida this April
02/16/2010

New-Fields Exhibitions said today that renowned speakers will pattern strategies to help wipe out school violence like shootings, bullying, dating aggression, gang activity, suicide, alcohol and drug abuse, and reckless college and high school driving at the 3rd National Student Safety & Security Conference (NSSSC) on April 15-16, 2010 in Orlando, Florida.

Online PR News – 16-February-2010 – – New-Fields Exhibitions said today that renowned speakers will pattern strategies to help wipe out school violence like shootings, bullying, dating aggression, gang activity, suicide, alcohol and drug abuse, and reckless college and high school driving at the 3rd National Student Safety & Security Conference (NSSSC) on April 15-16, 2010 in Orlando, Florida.

Conference speakers will aid attendees in developing effective action plans that are suitable to their own communities and which are aimed at making high schools and college campuses in their areas safe and secure.

The speakers will present case studies that provide insights on important findings about incidents of school violence, their impact to society, and efficient prevention, preparedness, response and recovery processes.

Topics that the speakers will cover include:

• Response: Activating the emergency response infrastructure, warning signals, student complaints, protecting targets and hostages, survival techniques, news by cell phone, evacuation procedures, school closings, notifying parents, anticipating escalation, law enforcement cooperation, dealing with media, reaction on the internet.

• Recovery: Overcoming fear of returning to class, debriefings, victim needs, survivor needs, families of offenders, grief counseling, statements to students and parents, academic support, investigation procedures, funerals and anniversaries, signals for closure, how to orient new students and their families.

• Prevention: School crime watch, drug-free zones, gun-free zones, gang apparel and student dress codes, mentoring, parent cooperation, information kits and advisories, engaging the business sector, restrictions in high-risk areas.

• Preparedness: Assessing potential threat and victims, crisis planning and crisis management teams, exercising the student safety plan, reviewing civil and criminal options, patrols and security systems, monitoring, crime maps, creating a school safety who's who, database, dealing with outside threats, legislative actions, releasing information, sharing best practices, taking preemptive action.

Not registered yet? Call 202-536-5000 or download our registration packet from http://new-fields.com/3rd_nsssc/register.pdf

About New-Fields Exhibitions, Inc.
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The 3rd National Student Safety & Security Conference is organized by New-Fields, Exhibitions, Inc., an international specialist in public health and emergency planning events and disaster recovery conferences.