Kansas Adjutant General's Department
9/13/2013
Contact: Public Affairs Office- Catherine Horner
Email: catherine.f.horner.nfg@mail.mil

(785) 646-1192
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Keynote speaker Horacio Sanchez, president, Resiliency, Inc., engages his audience during a session of the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference Sept. 16 in Manhattan.
Keynote speaker Horacio Sanchez, president, Resiliency, Inc., engages his audience during a session of the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference Sept. 16 in Manhattan.

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Horacio Sanchez, president, Resiliency, Inc., makes a point during his keynote presentation at a session of the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference Sept. 16 in Manhattan.
Horacio Sanchez, president, Resiliency, Inc., makes a point during his keynote presentation at a session of the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference Sept. 16 in Manhattan.

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Dr. Bob Hull, director of the Kansas Center for Safe and Prepared Schools, opens a breakout session.
Dr. Bob Hull, director of the Kansas Center for Safe and Prepared Schools, opens a breakout session.

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Dr. Bob Hull, director of the Kansas Center for Safe and Prepared Schools, begins a breakout session for the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference, conducted Sept. 16 and 17 in Manhattan.
Dr. Bob Hull, director of the Kansas Center for Safe and Prepared Schools, begins a breakout session for the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference, conducted Sept. 16 and 17 in Manhattan.

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Brig, Gen. Scott Dold, chief of staff for the Kansas National Guard, discusses the role the Guard plays in keeping communities and schools safe.
Brig, Gen. Scott Dold, chief of staff for the Kansas National Guard, discusses the role the Guard plays in keeping communities and schools safe.

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Sharon Watson, director, Public Affairs Office, Adjutant General's Department, gives advice on crisis communication to participants of the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference.
Sharon Watson, director, Public Affairs Office, Adjutant General's Department, gives advice on crisis communication to participants of the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference.

 
13-093 Sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference is Sept. 16-17
 

Educators, administrators, emergency management, first responders, safety professionals, law enforcement officers and others interested in school safety and preparedness will come together Sept. 16-17 in Manhattan, Kan., for the sixth annual Safe and Prepared Schools Conference. The event will take place at the Manhattan Conference Center, 410 S. 3rd St.

The conference is sponsored by the Kansas Center for Safe and Prepared Schools, Kansas Homeland Security, Kansas Attorney General’s Office, Kansas Department of Education and the Kansas Department of Health and Environment.

"The Kansas Center for Safe and Prepared Schools is pleased to be a co-sponsor of this conference again this year," said Dr. Bob Hull, director of the Kansas Center for Safe and Prepared Schools. "The quality and variety of speakers and programs will assist Kansas schools in providing a safe and prepared learning environment."

Keynote speakers for the conference include Horacio Sanchez, Resiliency, Inc., "Designing School Climates for Safety and Success." Breakout sessions will address such topics as bullying, tabletop exercises for school settings, school vulnerability assessments, school resource officers and other topics of interest.

For information on the conference, contact Tiffany Ellerman at tellerman@ksde.org or 785-296-0979.

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