Safe2Tell is a national model for preventing school-related cataclysms of all sorts, from shootings to suicides, by encouraging students to anonymously reveal what they know. School Safety and Prevention Expert at… Read more Columbine Twenty Years Later: Time of Preparation, Transition for Safe2Tell
Safe2Tell works to prevent violence in schools and is a vital resource to maintaining a safe community. Susan Payne, founder of Safe2Tell, speaks with CPR about the program’s successes. https://www.cpr.org/news/story/the-evolving-role-of-consoler-in-chief-since-columbine-safe2tell-remains-a-vital-resource
A special issue of 5280 magazine published in April 2019 commemorates 20 years since the tragedy at Columbine High School. As part of this issue, readers are encouraged to support… Read more CSPV Selected for the 5280 Colorado Gives Campaign
An article published in CU Boulder Today on April 9, 2019 identifies several key lessons learned from the shootings at Columbine and Arapahoe High School, according to CSPV researchers Dr.… Read more CU Boulder Today Shares School Safety Lessons Post-Columbine from CSPV Researchers
The Colorado Shakespeare Festival, founded in partnership with CSPV, is traveling across the state and using theater to teach middle and high school students about how to prevent violence. For… Read more The Show’s on the Road!
The Shakespeare & Violence Prevention program has reached nearly 100,000 students since it was founded in 2011 with the Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence, and will continue… Read more Colorado Shakespeare Festival Expands Reach
Learn about how YVPC-D’s Montbello and Park Hill neighborhoods take a data-driven approach to foster community engagement and reduce youth violence.
The Attorney General of Colorado has released the Colorado School Safety Guide in response to the public need for tools and resources that we know will help keep schools safe.… Read more Colorado School Safety Guide 2018 – Using What Works to Prevent School Violence
CSPV’s Bill Woodward’s TEDx talk on how to prevent school shootings by integrating research into practice. A former police officer turned researcher at CU Boulder, Bill speaks at TEDx about… Read more TEDxMileHigh – School Shootings Can Be Prevented
The report, authored by CSPV’s Director of Training Bill Woodward and Dr. Sarah Goodrum from the University of Northern Colorado, was cited in the PewTrust article on suicide and school… Read more PewTrust cites Arapahoe School Shooting Report
Beverly Kingston, director of the Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence, appeared in “A Sentenced Life: Race in Colorado: Justice”, a documentary film by Rocky Mountain PBS. Read… Read more CSPV Director Beverly Kingston Appears in Documentary Film
Arapahoe High School Shooting Report: Preventing Future School Shootings through Information Sharing, Threat Assessment, and Systems Thinking
Major recommendations for school safety are offered in this report, based off lessons learned from the 2013 school shooting at Arapahoe High School. To understand how future school shootings can… Read more Arapahoe High School Shooting Report: Preventing Future School Shootings through Information Sharing, Threat Assessment, and Systems Thinking