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Intersection

Intersection: Polk Hires School Guardians


After the shooting in Parkland, Florida lawmakers set aside money to beef up school security. $162 million will help schools provide safety officers at every campus. From the education desk this week, Intersection takes a look at one school district – Polk County- that’s opted to spend that money on a school guardian safety program.
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The Zen Den at Saturn Elementary School in Brevard County./Photo: Catherine Welch
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Education Desk: Finding Peace In The Zen Den


Saturn Elementary is a Title I school teaching low-income kids in West Cocoa. About two and a half years ago it created what’s called the “Zen Den.” A room with soft lights, wind chimes and soothing music, it’s a safe space for kids who act out in class. From our education desk, 90.7’s Catherine Welch visited the Zen Den and talked with school counselor Jackie Small and Principal Janice Rutherford.
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