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Research and Evaluation on School Safety: An Evaluation of State School Safety Centers

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Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2020, $999,000)

The goals of this evaluation are to develop a firm understanding of the history, characteristics, structure, activities, and perceived impacts of State School Safety Centers (SSSCs) across the U.S. to identify promising SSSC practices and models for replication, expansion, and evaluation. The descriptive evaluation integrates a diverse blend of data collection strategies including gathering data on center activities over one year, surveys with state-level school safety stakeholders, superintendents, and principals, and interviews with SSSC staff and those served by SSSCs. Note: This project contains a research and/or development component, as defined in applicable law, and complies with Part 200 Uniform Requirements - 2 CFR 200.210(a)(14). CA/NCF

Date Created: September 16, 2020