Briefly Noted: Shawnee Mission security head weighs in on challenges of school safety

Local law enforcement officers running an active shooter scenario at Antioch Church in 2018.

Shawnee Mission security chief John Douglass interviewed as part of Flatland investigation into school safety. Balancing the need to create an open environment for learning and to create a secure space that protects students from threats requires constant review, Shawnee Mission Director of Emergency Management John Douglass said as part of a recent Flatland KC investigation into school shootings. [School Shootings Pit Safety Vs. Pedagogy — Flatland KC]