How safe is school? | Joanne

Does your child feel safe in school? asks Max Eden, a senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute, on The 74.

A recent poll of first-generation college students found that 1 in 4 did not feel safe in high school, and nearly 1 in 3 did not feel their high school was an emotionally safe or inclusive place.

Using “school climate” surveys, he’s created an interactive tool showing students’ perceptions of their district-run schools in New York City and Los Angeles.  Both “conduct comprehensive school climate surveys” and “make the full data set available to the public,” writes Eden, who used the…

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