school violence http://wkyufm.org en Behavior Assessment Team Formed at Henderson Community College http://wkyufm.org/post/behavior-assessment-team-formed-henderson-community-college <p>Officials at Henderson Community College want to increase campus safety.</p><p>The college's dean of student affairs Patty Mitchell said a new team's purpose is to identify any person on campus who is exhibiting threatening behavior toward themselves or others. Mitchell says school employees will be trained in how to determine whether behavior is threatening. She said those who witness such behavior will report it to the behavior assessment team, which will then deal with it in a manner appropriate for the situation.</p><p>Officials say shootings do happen at community colleges, noting a deadly one at Hazard Community College in January. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 11:16:24 +0000 Associated Press 30115 at http://wkyufm.org Kentucky School Leaders Worried about Student Restraining Policy http://wkyufm.org/post/kentucky-school-leaders-worried-about-student-restraining-policy <p>Some Kentucky school superintendents are expressing concerns about a proposed state regulation on the use of student restraint. Pendleton County Schools Superintendent Anthony Strong told The Kentucky Enquirer that the proposal is too vague. He says there needs to be a better explanation of expectations. Fri, 21 Sep 2012 17:19:18 +0000 Associated Press 19563 at http://wkyufm.org