Bobby Kipper is recognized as a national expert and best-selling author in the areas of school and community safety. He currently serves as the executive director of the National Center for Prevention of Community Violence. In addition, he is a school safety and discipline specialist with the Virginia Department of Education. Mr. Kipper served 26 years in police service in Newport News Virginia and was active as a school resource officer and school police supervisor.
His expertise in the area of community and school violence prevention has been recognized by the White House, Congress, and a number of states across America. His best-selling book, “No Colors: 100 Ways to Keep Gangs from Taking Away Our Communities,” has been instrumental in developing gang reduction programs in communities across America.
Bobby has been awarded with the F.B.I. Director’s Award for the fight against crime in America. In addition, during his police career he was recognized on three separate occasions with the Outstanding Contribution to Law Enforcement Award.
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Wed, Apr 20, 2022 Palm Ballroom 1
Solution for Addressing the Changing Trends of School Violence in America | These Are Not Your Bullies!!!Schools in America are facing a current trend of threats and violence that standard school security has not prepared them for. This presentation will outline the current violent trends which have changed over the last several years.
- Establish school violence as a process and not an event
- Identifying violence trends and tracking student behavior
- Providing a tried system of dealing with student conduct
- Be able to: Establish school violence as a process and not an event
- Be able to: Identifying violence trends and tracking student behavior
- Be able to: Providing a tried system of dealing with student conduct