Yesterday my daughter got the mail and brought it to me. She was excited to see a letter from the local school system, for some reason she has no fear of letters from school. This particular letter scared me. What was it? It was a general letter sent out to all parents of jr. high and high school students telling them about a new program. This program will provide drills for students in the upcoming weeks. What are the drills?
Ways to evacuate during a crisis situation. These next two stopped my heart.
1. techniques in ways to barricade a classroom when in lockdown
2. tactics that distract, confuse or counter an intruder
I understand there is a need but the fact that we live in a world where this has to be necessary is so freakin’ scary. I pray to God these things are necessary but it is so scary to think it’s possible every day.
Parents know your children, know their friends, know their fears, the things that keep them motivated, that make them happy. I can’t offer any better advice, oh except Love them, respect them, show interest.
My 12 Year Old in Training for Anti Terrorism