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Early Education and Preschool Resources

General Information

Bullying & Harassment Prevention

Emergency Planning for Early Education

Safe Facilities

Mental & Behavioral Health and Trauma


School Health


Higher Education Resources

Clery Act

Colorado Revised Statutes Relating to Institutions of Higher Education

Bullying & Harassment Prevention

General Preparedness

Physical Environment Safety


Research and Data

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Sexual Assault

Social Norms

Substance Abuse Prevention

Suicide Prevention

Threat Assessment 



Prevention & Mitigation 

Colorado School Safety Resource Center Created Prevention Materials

  • Planning Team Roster Templates

Adult Sexual Misconduct & Child Abuse

Anonymous Reporting

Bullying & Harassment Prevention

Concussion & Traumatic Brain Injury

Discipline in Schools

Evidence-Based Programs and Practices

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Internet Safety & Digital Responsibility

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Mental & Behavioral Health

Positive School Climate

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School Health

School Physical Environment Safety

School Violence Prevention

Social & Emotional Learning

Social Norms

Substance Abuse Prevention

  • Marijuana

Suicide Prevention

Teen Dating Violence Prevention

Threat Assessment

Vulnerability Assessment



Colorado School Safety Resource Center Created Protection Materials

  • ICS Organizational Chart Templates
  • Colorado School Emergency Operations Plan Exercise Toolkit

Colorado Protection Materials

Continuity of Operations (COOP) Planning

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) & Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

Large Event Preparedness

National Protection Resources

U.S. Department of Education

Vulnerability Assessment



Colorado School Safety Resource Center Created Response Materials

  • Response Guide: Emergency Actions for K-12 Schools

National Organizations

Specialized Materials

Threat Assessment



Colorado School Safety Resource Center Created Recovery Materials

Colorado 211 Service

Mental Health & Recovery Resources

National Commission on Children and Disasters

National Education Association

U.S. Department of Education


Statistics and Research for Safe Schools

Ongoing Surveys

Colorado Research

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Statistics and Research for Safe Schools



CSSRC Website Linking Guidelines


Staff Resource Reviews

Look here to read brief reviews of resources by CSSRC staff members to help locate resources to meet your needs.

Resources organized by release date.



The Bully-Sexual Violence Pathway in Early Adolescence  


Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), Office of the Administration for Children & Families 
Post-Disaster Reunification of Children: A Nationwide Approach 
Voluntary Guidelines for Managing Food Allergies in Schools and Early Care and Education Programs 
Facebook Guide for Educators
Mental Health.gov
Understanding Evidence
The Path to Violence
  • Video from PBS that first aired in February 2013.
  • This program tells a story about the effective Secret Service threat assessment program that helps schools detect problem behavior in advance and prevent acts of school violence.
  • CSSRC Staff Review, 6/11/14
Guidance for Educators Working with Transgender and Gender Nonconforming Students


Child and Youth Victimization Known to Police, School, and Medical Authorities
Depression and High School Students: Answers to Students’ Frequently Asked Questions about Depression
Parents Are the Key
Bomb Threats in Schools
Real Teenagers Talking about Adolescent Depression




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