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CANCELED: Strategic Decision Making for Staffing and Enhancing School Safety and Security

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST

School Safety

Presented by Dr. Joseph Erardi, recently retired Superintendent of Schools, Newtown, CT; and Dr. Anthony Gentile, President and CEO, Global Protection Management
Sponsored by CrisisGo

This edWebinar has been canceled. We do our best to try to avoid schedule changes, but sometimes it’s unavoidable. We apologize for the inconvenience.

In this edWebinar, Dr. Joseph Erardi, recently retired Superintendent of Schools in Newtown, CT, and Dr. Anthony Gentile, a leading national safety expert, will discuss K-12 security issues, including:

  • Building, leading, and oversight of your school security team
  • Best practices for K-12 safety professional development
  • Which safety data to measure and why
  • Sharing your safety story with community stakeholders
  • Sustaining a meaningful school safety program
  • How to appropriately build your safety infrastructure for optimal outcomes for children and staff

Attendees will have an opportunity to ask questions after the presentation. K-12 district and building administrators as well as all school leaders involved in school safety are invited to attend. Join us to learn more about enhancing your school’s safety and security.

Joseph EradiAbout the Presenters
Dr. Joseph Erardi was the superintendent of schools for Newtown, CT from 2014 to 2017. During his tenure, he was recognized as CT’s 2017 Superintendent of the Year, the CT PTA 2016 Superintendent of the Year, and Central CT State University 2017 Administrator of the Year, and chosen as an American Association School Administrator executive officer representing superintendents across the country. Moreover, he recaptured trust, dignity, and pride for a district that experienced the worst tragedy in U.S. public school history. Earlier in his career, he served as superintendent for three other Connecticut districts and administrator for three different schools. He began his career as an educator for the Manchester Public Schools in Connecticut. He has received numerous awards for his educational leadership. Dr. Erardi earned a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of Hartford, a Master’s in Administration, Supervision, and Curriculum from Central Connecticut State University, and a B.S. in Health and Physical Education from Central Connecticut State College.

Anthony Gentile Anthony Gentile has over 30 years of experience in the security industry and has worked with many of the nation’s top corporations. Mr. Gentile was previously the CSO and Global Director for an international security service firm serving 37 countries. He has also been a faculty member with the department of Security, Fire and Emergency Management at John Jay College of Criminal Justice for the past 12 years. Additionally, he is the CEO for the Center For Private Security and Safety at John Jay College of Criminal Justice.



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