Helpful Hints

Helpful Hints is a series prepared by the Office of Safe and Healthy Students (OSHS) and Readiness and Emergency Management for Schools (REMS) Technical Assistance (TA) Center. Helpful Hints provide a quick overview of school emergency preparedness topics that are frequently the subject of technical assistance inquiries from the field. Inquiries and requests for assistance can be sent to the REMS TA Center at or by calling toll-free 1-855-781-7367 (REMS).

  Psychological First Aid (PFA) for Students and Teachers: Listen, Protect, Connect - Model & Teach
Translated Verson: Español -
Primeros Auxilios Psicológicos para Estudiantes y Docentes: "Escuchar, Proteger, Conectar: Modelar y Enseñar"
  Educator Sexual Misconduct: What School Staff Need to Know and Do
Translated Verson: Español -
Conducta Sexual inadecuada de Los Educadores lo que el personal de la escuela que saber y hacer
  Engaging Students in Emergency Management

The following archived publications were produced by the ERCM TA Center:

  Establishing and Developing Strategic Partnerships with Media Representatives
  Families as Partners in School Emergency Management
  Emergency Management Planning for Institutions of Higher Education
  Engaging Administrators in School Emergency Management
  Planning and Conducting a Functional Exercise
  Updating and Maintaining School Emergency Management Plans
  Components of Comprehensive School and School District Emergency Management Plans
  Steps for Developing a School Emergency Management Plan
  Emergency "Go-kits"


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