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NASRO helps Newtown Public Schools buy visitor management software

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
“Campus Safety” magazine quotes NASRO executive director Mo Canady: “Visitor entry management is key to strengthening school security.” The magazine reported that NASRO and Raptor jointly sponsored the initial purchase of the Raptor visitor management software system for the entire Newtown Public School District. Read the article.

South African schools deploy school resource officers trained by NASRO

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
The City of Cape Town, South Africa and the Western Cape Education Department launched an expanded school resource officer program Oct. 1 with officers trained by the U.S. National Association of School Resource Officers. Local news website IOL News published a story about the program’s launch. Also, a local blog published a notice from the city that more»

NASRO provides school safety expertise to San Diego newspaper

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
NASRO executive director Mo Canady provided an expert’s perspective on school safety after a rash of threats phoned to San Diego high schools kept more than 21,000 students in locked-down classrooms as police systematically swept 11 campuses. “You’re typically dealing with someone who is looking to disrupt the normal flow, looking for a more»

NASRO addresses special education, school discipline on talk show

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
NASRO executive director Mo Canady spoke about school resource officers (SRO), special needs students and school discipline during an appearance on a Web-based radio talk show, Education Talk Radio Aug. 20, 2015. With regard to special needs students, Mo said, “It’s critical that the SRO be properly trained in understanding some of the special more»

Not looking to make arrests

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
“The majority of SROs we work with are going into this job not with the idea of seeing how many kids they can arrest,” NASRO executive director Mo Canady told a reporter from the Christian Science Monitor. The Monitor included that and other quotes of Canady in its August 13 article, “Cops in schools: Way to rebuild community trust in law more»

School discipline is not the role of the school resource officer

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
An August 4, 2015 story in “Education Week” quotes NASRO executive director Mo Canady explaining how a civil lawsuit against a Kentucky school resource officer (SRO) is an example of why SROs need to stay out of school discipline. Canady also tells the publication that NASRO’s SRO training – which the defendant officer had not taken more»

1,500 school resource officers practice safety at Orlando conference

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
Orlando’s News 13 covered the national NASRO conference July 7, 2015. The Web version of their story mentions several aspects of the conference.

Cheyene, Wyo. TV news report features basic SRO course

Published Thursday, February 6, 2020
A June 11, 2015 news report on Cheyene, Wyo. TV station “CBS 5” featured a NASRO basic school resource officer training course led by NASRO instructor Ted Dau.