- August 24, 2002
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A rash of school shootings over the past several years has shed light on the issue of school safety and prompted educators to take additional steps to guard against youth violence and other dangers on America's campuses. Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District in suburban Houston has jumped into its school safety efforts with both feet, employing as part of its integrated strategy an array of methods including districtwide and site-specific crisis management plans and a gang task force. Nationally known experts on school safety and youth violence provide insight into these timely topics.