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Earthquake Podcasts

Listen to an earthquake preparedness podcast with the REMS TA Center and Mark Benthien, Global Coordinator for the Great Earthquake ShakeOut Drills.

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Integrating Earthquakes into School Emergency Operations Plans (EOPs)

Event Date: November 30, 2016


  •  Mark Benthien, Global Coordinator, Great ShakeOut Earthquake Drills;
  • Madeline Sullivan, Program Analyst, Office of Safe and Healthy Students, U.S. Department of Education; and
  • Dr. Paul Myers Director of Research Development, REMS TA Center.



On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. ET, the REMS TA Center, on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education’s (ED) Office of Safe and Healthy Students (OSHS), hosted a Webinar on Integrating Earthquakes into School EOPs.

Presenters in this Webinar provided information on identifying resource needs, lessening the potential impact of an earthquake, and encouraging personal preparedness at home.

This 1 hour Webinar included a live PowerPoint presentation as well as a Question and Answer session and a chat on our Community of Practice (CoP) following the presentation. View the CoP chat by clicking here: 

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This Webinar recording is played back through Adobe Connect using an Internet connection.