Report: Rhode Island Schools Lack Emergency Readiness

Schools reportedly need to better coordinated disaster plans with DHS


The principal hopes so, and hopes the school's emphasis on mutual respect and consideration is having an impact. "Who knows what would happen in a situation like that," says Mitchell. "But we want to make sure everyone is as safe as possible."

Langevin has posted planning materials for school emergencies on his Web site: www.house.gov/langevin