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ESASD high quality training for school police and security officers to prevent school violence

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2023, $61,120)

The East Stroudsburg Area School District will provide specialized training to school police and security officers. Funds will be utilized to provide specialized training to school police officers and school security officers on the following topics: violence prevention, child and adolescent development, the impacts of trauma on students, leadership and working effectively with the school community, threat assessment, mentoring students, responding to the mental health needs of students, and crime prevention through environmental design. These officers serve approximately 7,000 students spread among 11 school buildings.

Date Created: September 28, 2023