Recommendation 26

Recommendation 26: All staff and students should receive training on a school’s emergency operations plan on a regular basis to ensure staff and students have a clear understanding of roles and responsibilities. Changes and adaptations to the plan should be made as gaps and weaknesses are identified.

Status: In Progress

Lead Agency: Department of Safety, Division of Homeland Security & Emergency Management, Operations Section


  • HSEM is working to develop workshop and tabletop exercises (TTX) for schools to test and exercise their school EOP. (In Progress)
  • HSEM is working to develop a formal exercise program for schools that incorporates the state school EOP template. (In Progress)