If I Had (Only) A Hammer – Insights by Guy Higgins

children walking up school steps

Abraham Maslow, famous for his hierarchy of human needs, said in 1966, “I suppose it is tempting,…

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Schools Can Prevent Violence

Operating a school district in today’s world is becoming increasingly complex. Due to technology, the environment that…

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The Violence Prevention Formula – Part 2: Anonymous Reporting

Social media applications on a smartphone

We previously discussed how to identify behaviors of concern that may lead to violence or self harm, but…

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Suzy Loughlin to appear live on Cheddar – Friday August 24 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern

Suzy Loughlin at National Press Club May 2018

Suzy Loughlin to appear live on Cheddar – Friday August 24 at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Firestorm invites…

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Jim Satterfield Interviewed on CBS46: Artificial Intelligence Used to Ward off School Attacks

Although the summer season doesn’t conclude until mid-September, summer vacation is coming to an end for teachers,…

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Mississippi and Alabama Associations of Independent Schools Meeting

Jim Satterfield - Firestorm President, COO and Co-Founder

Firestorm CEO/President, Jim Satterfield, will present at a meeting with the Mississippi and Alabama Associations of Independent…

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We Must Act – Active Shooter Injures Two Classmates at Maryland High School

Less than five weeks after the tragedy that unfolded in Parkland, Florida, another school deployed their active…

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Emergency Lockdown Drills – Should All Ages Participate?

Preparing kids for an emergency is like walking a fine line. Many parents fear drills that are…

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Why Behavioral Risk Threat Assessment Matters

On February 14th, 2018, a former student of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (MSDHS) in Parkland, Florida…

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