Proactive School Security and Emergency Preparedness Planning


An all-in-one resource for keeping students safe

Author Kenneth S. Trump has dedicated his career to making schools safer, and his book delivers school security solutions in a concise and straightforward manner. He provides an overview of school security and nuts-and-bolts strategies for preventing violence and preparing for crises. Hot topics covered include:

  • Bullying, cyberbullying, and harassment
  • After-school, transportation, and athletic event security
  • Managing media and parent communications on safety and crises
  • Practical, cost-effective security and preparedness within tight budgets

The author's companion website keeps readers current with breaking news and interactive dialogue.

  • SAGE Publications; April 2011
  • ISBN: 9781452223254
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Proactive School Security and Emergency Preparedness Planning
  • Author: Kenneth S. Trump
  • Imprint: Corwin

In The Press

"There is no concern more chilling to school board members and superintendents than any issue related to school safety. This book uniquely captures current best practices in school safety and security that Ken Trump helped our school district and community implement over an 18-month period. The comprehensive consideration of school safety from the perspective of the leading national expert make this book an indispensable reference for school leaders at all levels."