Readiness Education and Development (R.E.D.) Program
The R.E.D. Program incorporates several aspects of Federal Emergency Management Agency’s “Be A Hero” program, the Department of Homeland Security’s Ready campaign, lessons learned, and best practices from first responders throughout the United States.
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Emergencies and natural disasters are scary concepts to children, but even they can find reassurance and empowerment when taught about these situations.
Designed for children anywhere from ages 3-18, our curriculum not only educates our students on various natural and man-made disasters, it prepares them to respond. Modified in complexity and depth to always be age-appropriate, our program sensitizes students to certain concepts in order to be desensitized enough to function during an emergency.
Students will join “Ready” Red and Barrett in discovering ways to stay safe in various scenarios.
- Curriculum derives concepts from FEMA’s “Be a Hero!” program and simplifies them to be age-appropriate and engaging.
- Red and Barrett teach students to work together as a team to keep themselves and those around them safe.
- Topics introduce students to various situations and empower them to remain calm and unafraid.
For more information on the R.E.D. program and how it can prepare your students, contact us today!