Recently, TAL Global partnered with the Longwood Foundation to help transform the new Community Education Building (CEB), located in downtown Wilmington, Delaware, by turning it from a vacant bank headquarters into a state-of-the-art, safe and secure educational center, where thousands of K-12 pupils in multiple charter schools can focus and realize their academic goals.
Hundreds of thousands of victims of high school bullying (an estimated 200,000) bring weapons (knives and guns) to school, most probably as a reaction to their bullying experiences. This is one of the jaw-dropping findings presented by a group of researchers at a recent Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) annual meeting in Vancouver, British Colombia.
TAL Global’s experts are partnering with the Community Education Building in Wilmington, Delaware, to help secure and educate tomorrow’s leaders.
Are school shootings becoming a routine in America’s schools?
The statistics are deeply worrying, and the details are horrifying.
Determined to help schools get to grips with security and violence issues, Mr. Erroll Southers, TAL Global’s Managing Director, Counter-Terrorism & Infrastructure Protection is harnessing his decades of experience, along with his academic expertise.
While America grieves for the victims of the horrific massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut, communities must be on the alert for possible copycat attacks.
The latest shooting brings to 16 the number of fatalities resulting from school shootings, in six separate incidents, in 2012 alone. This is a statistics that should gain the attention every person involved in education and school security in this country.