The REMS TA Center and Office of Safe and Healthy Students produce a variety of publications in collaboration with practitioners in the fields of school and higher ed emergency management. Select a publication type below to access a list of titles by date.
REMSExpress articles highlight emerging issues in emergency operations planning, as well as information on important resources available to schools and institutions of higher education. Contributors to newsletters include experts in school safety. Click an issue below to download a PDF copy of the publication.
Lessons Learned are brief descriptions of actual school emergencies. They spotlight the critical actions, decisions, and events that took place before, during, and after a real incident. Lessons Learned demonstrate what worked and did not work so that all school communities can strengthen their emergency management activities throughout the six step planning process. Click an issue below to download a PDF copy of the publication.
Success Stories offer brief profiles of specific activities, tools, or strategies developed or utilized by school districts or institutions of higher education that have been successful for schools or colleges across the country, and could be replicated by other sites. Click an issue below to download a PDF copy of the publication.
Helpful Hints provide a quick overview of school emergency preparedness topics that are frequently the subject of technical assistance inquiries. Inquiries and requests for assistance can be sent to the REMS TA Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling toll-free 1-855-781-REMS . Click an issue below to download a PDF copy of the publication.
Emergency "Go-Kits" (2006)
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