Risk Management

  • Risk Management | While active shooter events draw overwhelming attention, sympathy and concern, reactions to them should not drive a school’s safety and preparedness policies, said safety experts from Kiernan ...

  • Risk Management | Faculty and staff who have completed popular active shooter training programs often perform worse in simulations than those with no training, according to this school safety expert.  Article ...

  • Risk Management | How much time, energy and focus do independent schools place on the titanic risks that accompany athletic events?  Article by Steve Mandell, Big Back Pack In the South, football season ...

  • Risk Management | Exchange programs and stays with host families are increasingly the norm. What risks do they bring? From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt of the article ...

  • Projections | Many of the costliest risks to independent schools involve people. By avoiding distractions and complacency, business officers can lead their communities to safety. From the July/August 2018 Net Assets ...

  • Risk Management | Launching a campus-wide risk management program may seem daunting, but with attention to leadership, resources and communication, any school can get started. Article by Cecily Garber ...

  • Risk Management | Why conduct a comprehensive risk audit? Because a school can never be too prepared. “I would rather do 10 false-alarm lockdowns than have somebody be afraid to call a lockdown.” Article by ...

  • Risk Management | With more parents sending their kids to and from school in ride-share vehicles, schools wonder what their liability might be if a child is harmed using such services. Article by Julie Strom ...

  • Risk Management | Vaping and drug use are increasing nationwide. Update your student handbook and develop an appropriate policy. From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The following is an excerpt ...

  • Risk Management | A visually impaired student requests to bring a service dog to school. Her teacher is severely allergic to animal hair. What do you do? From the July/August 2018  Net Assets magazine The ...