Category: Student Safety

Ideas,
News &
Advice

for K-12 educators and
administrators to help
create safe learning
environments.

Gaggle Speaks
The Impact of Technology-Facilitated Crimes on Students

For years, technology-facilitated crime has presented courts and legislators with the difficulty of maintaining the pace and rapidity of trends in online crime. Some of the more common forms of technology-facilitated crime that affect students today include child pornography and cyberbullying.

01/11/2018

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Have Schools Become Too Dangerous?

With an influx of infrastructure, equipment, procedures and personnel centered around safety, can one conclude that K-12 schools and districts are becoming too dangerous for students?

01/03/2018

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Top 10 Gaggle Speaks Blog Posts from 2017

Before you ring in the new year, we’ve compiled this list of top blog posts based on traffic to the Gaggle Speaks Blog and the number of shares each post received. If you haven’t already done so, be sure to check out the top Gaggle Speaks posts from this past year.

12/21/2017

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Student Online Safety Featured in New Video Series, “From the Principal’s Office”

Three principals from Illinois spent with us to talk about how they have benefited from working with Gaggle and shared some stories about how we’ve helped to keep their students safe in a new video series we call “From the Principal’s Office.”

12/13/2017
Village

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Student Safety: It Takes a Village

Experts like Marialice Curran and Michelle Gay are championing a community approach to student safety that includes students, schools and parents.

12/05/2017
Office laptop keyboard and police crime scene tape

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How Child Pornography Gets on School-Issued Technology

Many schools and districts are unaware, but there’s a very possible scenario by which child pornography can get on school-provided technology. Here are three steps that can lead to pornography on school resources.

11/16/2017

Webcast
Partnering with Law Enforcement to Cultivate a Safe Learning Environment

Local and school district police departments as well as school resource officers strive to keep students safe and have a positive impact on them and the entire school community.

Watch this webinar to learn all about the National Association of School Safety and Law Enforcement Officials (NASSLEO) and its mission to cultivate a safe learning environment for K-12 educational systems through best practices, networking capabilities and professional development.

You also will hear how Gaggle works with local and school district police departments to keep students safe on school-provided communication and collaboration tools, creating positive school climates and increasing student achievement.

11/16/2017
Students on computer

Gaggle Speaks
Student Safety and SEL

School districts in Austin, Chicago, Cleveland, Nashville, Oakland and others should be applauded for adopting SEL frameworks. Together, we can make sure that our students participate in a welcoming, participatory and caring climate for learning.     

11/08/2017