Making a difference in school safety for America's students in public schools is a challenge. It is necessary to address the basic fundamental of acquiring a safety attitude before entering into the complexities of attaining a decent education. The foundation for developing and implementing safety practices is documented by an educator with 47 years of experience in America's public schools; serving the final 11 years as Director of Safe and Secure Schools. Dr. Clarence Johnson paints a picture of the guidelines that must be in place in a safe and secure school environment. You can read and follow his guidelines in Protecting America's Students at School.