Surprise Security Inspections To Begin At New Jersey SchoolsEducation and law enforcement officials in New Jersey plan to start conducting surprise security inspections at schools across the state.
Gov. Christie Says Armed Guards Won’t Make Schools SaferGov. Chris Christie said Friday that posting armed guards outside schools won't make classrooms safer or encourage learning; warning against turning schools into armed camps.
Part 1: Back From The BrinkUntil this year, the Samuel Fels High School in Northeast Philadelphia was listed as a "persistently dangerous" school, as defined by the state. But the climate is changing there.
Part 2: Voice For The VictimsIf kids don't feel safe, they're not going to learn. But now the victims of assaults in Philadelphia schools have someone going to bat for them.
Part 3: Getting Tough on ViolenceThere is a new atmosphere at one Philadelphia high school where, students say, violence used to be commonplace.
Part 4: More Than ToughnessIn this report, KYW's Mike DeNardo looks at how Philadelphia's new schools superintendent plans to tackle school violence.
South Jersey Prosecutors Host School Safety ConferenceOver the last six years, topics that have taken center stage have changed.
Philadelphia Public School Principals Get Cram Session on School SafetyIn a district where budget cuts have meant fewer school police officers, it's even more important for principals to foster an atmosphere of caring and respect, says incoming Philadelphia schools superintendent Dr. William Hite.