To assure the development and implementation of procedures, protocols and curriculum relating to the safety of students and assure fidelity in training, awareness of individual responsibility to report to whom by when and compliance with System procedures and expectations to increase awareness and accountability among employees, volunteers, and vendors
The new and revised policies and administrative procedures are an outgrowth of the Student Safety Task Force recommendations released at the end of May, 2016. The task force conducted an independent review of current PGCPS policies, procedures, processes and practices related to student safeguards and protections.
Revised Board Policies
On July 20, 2016 the Prince George’s County Board of Education unanimously approved four new policies related to school volunteers; inappropriate relationships between students, staff, volunteers and contractors; reporting suspected child abuse and neglect; and overall safety measures to prevent child abuse.
Revised Administrative Procedures
These new practices, procedures and protocols are to ensure students have a safe environment to learn:
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Robin WelshExecutive Director of Monitoring, Accountability and CompliancePrince George's County Public Schools14201 School Lane, Room 202BUpper Marlboro, MD 20772(301) 952 email@example.com
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