Category: <span>Schools</span>

How Drivers Can Raise Their Grade in School Zones
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How Drivers Can Raise Their Grade in School Zones

The big rush of Back to School might be over, but that doesn’t mean that there are any fewer students making their way to and from school each morning and afternoon. School zones are in effect from Monday to Friday, usually from about 8am to 5pm, and are designed to make sure that drivers slow...

School Emergency Preparedness Resources
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School Emergency Preparedness Resources

Your kids spend much of their waking hours in school, and knowing that they are going to be safe in an emergency, whether it’s an evacuation, power outage, or severe weather incident, is so important to any parent or guardian. We’ve put together a collection of ePACT school emergency preparedness resources. Back to School Safety...

Back to School: Comfort Kits
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Back to School: Comfort Kits

Updated since original post in September 2013. It’s a given, each and every year your child’s school will ask you to create a comfort kit – but what are these comfort kits actually used for? Comfort kits can make the world of a difference if your child is at school during an emergency. They provide...

Five Ways Your PAC Can Get Prepared
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Five Ways Your PAC Can Get Prepared

If you’re part of a Parent Advisory Committee (PAC), we need to start with a huge thank you! As a PAC member you do so much for the well-being of your children and other students, and we know that this takes a great deal of time, commitment, and hard work. With so many responsibilities for...

Simple Ways You Can Prepare for a Student Release
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Simple Ways You Can Prepare for a Student Release

As a parent, your child’s safety is a top priority no matter where they are or what they are doing. An incredibly important piece of this is safety at school, where your child is likely to spend the majority of their time outside the home. We’re sure that your young one is in great hands with...

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What’s New in ePACT – July 2015

The ePACT team is constantly reviewing client feedback and using it to develop new and improved features in the system. Today, we’re excited to show you two new features – one that makes ePACT even easier to use and another that improves communications with your members. Here’s a look at what’s new in ePACT: Administrator...