To effectively respond to any hazard, state and local governments work in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency. A national emergency management system that is comprehensive, risk-based and an all-hazard approach to emergency operations is in use at federal, state and local levels. This section will guide school administration in emergency operations efforts so districts can prepare for and respond to risks specific to each school community.
- Bomb Threats. Maine schools must report all bomb threats to the Maine Department of Education.
- Glossary: School Security Emergency Operations. School administrators should be familiar with these key terms for basic school security emergency operations.
- School Emergency Operations Plans, Training & Practice. Schools are required to develop and annually update school emergency operations plans.