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Proceedings from the Conference on Disaster Preparedness - The Place of Earthquake Education in Our Schools

Edited by K.E.K.Ross

NCEER-89-0017 | 12/31/1989 | 264 pages

About the Report:

TOC: The table of contents is provided.

Keywords: Disaster Preparedness, Earthquake Education, Seismic Risk Assessment, Building Codes and Standards, School Safety, Crisis Management, Students, Public Policy, School Buildings, and Earthquake Drills.

Abstract: This conference report contains papers dealing with earthquake education of students, teachers, school administrators, public officials and the general public. The topic includes safety standards of several state school systems, earthquake curricula, seismic risk assessment, a state by state overview and evaluation of earthquake and natural hazard curricula, school safety suggestions, and student drills.