Student ambassadors train against school violence

Part 2 of three parts

Defusing a dangerous situation on campus takes skill.
About 100 students and staff from Oak Park High School and Medea Creek Middle School recently underwent two days of intensive training at Oak Park Community Center, training that was part of the school district's efforts to prevent the kind of violence seen in schools nationwide, from shootings and beatings to psychological harassment and bullying.
Through a program called Safe School Ambassadors administered by Santa Ro...

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