NASRO is pleased to announce a new staff position – Director of Operations. NASRO will be accepting applications for this position until 4:00 CST on November 7, 2016. Completed applications with cover letter and resume (required) may be returned to the NASRO office via U.S. Mail or by electronic mail to email@example.com. Click here for the Director of Operations Job Description and NASRO Employment Application . Direct questions to Janet Hyatt, NASRO Executive Assistant. NASRO is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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“We can create the necessary relationships and make a positive impact on the way police are perceived in the community.”
That’s part of what NASRO region three director Aaron Vanatta told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette for an article about the NASRO Basic School Resource Officer Course he taught near Pittsburgh.
School resource officers have a crucial role to play in developing a positive reputation for police officers, and departments, across the country. If kids learn not to fear police officers in schools, the chances are they may get along with them later when they’re adults.
The last thing parents or teachers should do when they hear about a threat against a school is keep the information to themselves. That’s what NASRO executive director Mo Canady told U.S News and World Report for a story about dealing with “creepy clown”
Besides providing security, school resource officers can build positive relationships with students that have lasting value. That’s what NASRO second vice-president D.J. Schoeff told the Anderson (SC) Independent Mail newspaper for a follow-up story to the fatal shootings at a Townville,
NASRO board member Rudy Perez appeared in a segment of “Aqui y Ahora” (Here and Now), a weekly news magazine program on the Spanish-language network, Univision. Watch the segment.