REMSExpress Newsletters

The REMSExpress is a newsletter prepared by the Office of Safe and Healthy Students (OSHS) and the REMS TA Center. This newsletter provides information on emerging issues in emergency response and crisis management, as well as information on important resources available to schools. Contributors to newsletters include both REMS grantees and national experts in school safety. Topic suggestions for future newsletters may be submitted through our email:

  "Highlights from the Field"
  "Collaboration: Key to a Successful Partnership"
Translated version: Español - "Colaboración: La Clave para una Asociación Exitosa"

The following archived publications were produced by the Emergency Response and Crisis Management (ERCM) TA Center:

  "Beyond the School Walls: Community Events and Their Impact on Schools "
  "Emergency Management for Schools in Non-Traditional Settings"
  "Emergency Management Opportunities and Challenges for Non-Public Schools"
  "Paying Tribute to Deceased School Community Members"
  "Coping with the Death of a Student or Staff Member"
  "Tapping into Nontraditional Community Partners for Emergency Management"
  "Creating Emergency Management Plans"
  "Schools Respond to Infectious Disease"
  "National Incident Management System"
  "Food Safety and Food Defense for Schools"
  "All-Hazards National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Weather Radio Network"
  "Emergency Exercises: An Effective Way to Validate School Safety Plans"
  "The National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities (NCEF)"
  "Integrating Students with Special Needs and Disabilities Into Emergency Response and Crisis Planning"
  "New Technical Assistance Center Announced!" The inaugural issue also includes a feature on the Recovery stage.


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