Safety and Mental Health

Contact: Dr. Greg Wallace

Safe Schools Act funds are provided to decrease the likelihood of violent or disruptive behavior and to protect students and staff from harm when such behavior may occur.

The funds are provided to local school systems for one or more the following purposes:

  • Innovative violence prevention programs
  • School Resource Officers
  • Conflict resolution
  • Disruptive or assaultive behavior management
  • Improved school security
  • Peer mediation
  • Training for employees on the identification of possible perpetrators of school-related violence

Stop the Whispering

- See more at: https://tn.gov/education/article/safe-schools-act#sthash.JhRE9iFP.dpuf