Why PASS?

The Partner Alliance for Safer Schools (PASS) offers the most comprehensive information available on best practices specifically for securing school facilities, vetted extensively by experts across the education, public safety and industry sectors.

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PASS School Safety and Security Guidelines

The information, tools and insight needed to implement a tiered approach to securing and enhancing the safety of school environments based on individual needs, nationwide best practices and effective utilization of available resources.

More Secure, Less Convenient: The Debate on Classroom Door Locks

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Sentiment surrounding classroom door locks has changed drastically over the last 20 years. Learn more about the debate and how, when used properly, classroom door locks continue to keep our schools safe and secure.

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Campus Safety: Did Michigan’s New Door Barricade Device Legislation Just Empower Bullies? [Opinion]

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A recent Campus Safety opinion piece discusses a Michigan bill that allows the use of temporary door barricade devices in schools. Learn more.

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Campus Safety: Pittston Schools Bolster Campus Protection with Security Window Film

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Campus Safety explores the benefits of security window film, including its affordability, efficiency and other features. Learn more.

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Ready to Support the Work of PASS?

To grow the work that PASS has been doing to make schools safer and more secure, we need the support of companies and organizations like yours.

Our partners include stakeholders throughout the education, public safety and industry sectors that share our vision for improving school safety.