Resources and Reports
- The New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) shares information on communicable diseases via their webpage Communicable Disease Service. Information can be found on New Jersey-specific reporting requirements, prevention and control measures.
- Ransomware email targeting educational institutions – Learn important information about the latest phishing campaign targeting educational intuitions, how to alert employees and how to monitor/block these emails.
- Zika Virus Response Planning: Interim Guidance for District and School Administrators in the Continental US and Hawaii from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), provides interim guidance for K-12 districts and school administrators on reducing the potential risk for Zika virus transmission on school premises and among students.
- Ransomware: what is it, how does it work and can it be prevented? Ransomware from the New Jersey Cybersecurty and Communications Integration Cell (NJCCIC) provides information on ransomware and shares mitigation strategies.
- Passwords, Passwords, Passwords from the New Jersey Cybersecurty and Communications Integration Cell (NJCCIC) provides strategies to increase password strength and tricks to remember passwords.
- Division of Fire Safety, School Lockdown Policy and Fire Alarms
- Division of Fire Safety, School Security, Locking of Classroom Doors
- Lead Exposure and Poisoning from the US DOE REMS TA Center
- Model Door Numbering System
- School Emergency Go Kits from the US DOE REMS TA Center
- Final Report of the Federal Commission on School Safety
- The New Jersey School Security Task Force Report and Recommendations
- FEMA: Guide for Developing a High-Quality School Emergency Operations Plan
- Practical Information on Crisis Planning: A guide for Schools and Communities
- A Study of Active Shooter Incidents in the United States between 2000 and 2013
FBI released a study of 160 active shooter incidents that occurred between 2000 and 2013 throughout the U.S.
- New Jersey School Boards Association School Security Task Force Final Report
- Pennsylvania Homeland Security Report on School Safety Report