Moore & OKC Schools Receive A.L.I.C.E. Training

Moore & OKC Schools Receive A.L.I.C.E. Training

The Moore Police Department is working to get all Moore schools “ALICE Certified” and will continue to work with OKC Police to assure those schools are ready as well. The program aims at encouraging teachers and faculty to NOT become a victim, but to take measures that could save the most amount of lives. In the past, people have been trained to freeze or hide if a shooter enters the room. Many case studies have shown this passive behavior leads to high death tolls, (i.e., Sandy Hook, Virginia Tech and Columbine). ALICE also gives tips on how to keep a classroom safe if a school should go on lockdown. Read more

 

March 14th, 2014|