Supporting Safe and Positive Colorado Schools

The mission of the Colorado School Safety Resource Center (CSSRC) is to assist educators, emergency responders, community organizations, school mental health professionals, parents and students to create safe, positive and successful school environments for Colorado students in all pre K-12 and higher education schools.

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What's New?

March 22, 2023
Channel 9 News has released this article stating that a study finds poor air quality in school dramatically improves with filters. "CU engineers said it would cost school districts less than the cost of a textbook per child per year to put in the air-purifiers."
March 15, 2023
As outlined in SB20-023 and HB22-1274, the School Safety Working Group's (SSWG) next quarterly meeting will be held virtually on Thursday, March
February 27, 2023
Fire & Life Safety Section Chief Brunette sat down with the Colorado School Safety Resource Center Director Chris Harms to discuss the interconnectedness of school safety and fire prevention.

Events & Training

All CSSRC Virtual Trainings                                                                                                              

Upcoming CSSRC Trainings

All CSSRC Trainings Date
Threat Assessment Two-day Symposium March 9 - 10, 2023
Institutions of Higher Education Symposium June 1, 2023


Other Upcoming CSSRC Virtual Trainings

Online Training Date

Request for CSSRC Training/Presentation

*** Colorado Department of Public Safety (CDPS) is committed to the full inclusion of all individuals. As part of this commitment, CSSRC will ensure reasonable accommodations are provided to enable all people to engage fully in our trainings, meetings and events. To request accommodations, please send an email directly to CDPS_School_Safety_Center@state.co.us at least two weeks before the event. Please make sure also to let the Center know if you need any of the materials in an alternative format. Thank you! *** 

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CSSRC Online Search Document Library

CSSRC Online Search Document Library

In order to provide easier access to search for and find training, guidelines, articles, assessment tools, and other resources, the Center has created this Online Search Document Library repository.



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Claire Davis School Safety Act

This Act imposes a limited waiver of sovereign immunity for schools if a school fails to exercise “reasonable care” to protect all students, faculty and staff from “reasonably foreseeable” acts of violence that occurs at school or a school-sponsored activity. Learn More about Claire Davis School Safety Act (C.R.S. 24-10-106.3) Resource Page

Child abuse hotline

Call 1-844-CO-4KIDS to report concerns of child abuse and neglect statewide. Learn More about CO-4-Kids

SAMSHA Bullying App

SAMSHA's Bullying App for Parents & Students

SAMHSA’s bullying prevention efforts include the KnowBullying app, a free smartphone tool that provides information and guidance on ways to prevent bullying and build resilience in children. The KnowBullying app can be downloaded unto either iOS® Devices or Android™ Devices.

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