BACK TO SCHOOL: TAKE THE TIME TO BE READY
It’s time to go back to school! As students, parents and teachers all over Georgia prepare for a new school year, this is the ideal time to ensure you’re prepared for all emergency situations. To help make sure you’re ready, consider the following steps:
- When shopping for school supplies, pick up items for your Ready kit, including a NOAA weather radio for your home
- Schedule a family meeting to make a preparedness plan
- Learn how you will be notified in case of an emergency from your child’s school and update your emergency contact information
For more information on preparedness tips, check out our free online toolkit that includes kid-friendly resources ranging from lesson plans about possible disasters to a recommended reading list and emergency preparedness videos.