An Overview of the Guide for Developing High-Quality School Emergency Operations Plans


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Office of Safe and Supportive Schools (OSSS)


Provides an overview of a federal guide for schools to assist with developing emergency operations plans (EOPs). Highlights key principles of emergency planning and EOP development. Describes the function of EOPs in preventing emergencies, managing school emergency response, and ways to facilitate recovery. Includes resources to support school emergency planning efforts.

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Emergency Planning • Schools • Youth