Having a school survival kit for your classrooms is crucial to providing safety to students in your school, class, or district. A survival kit is more than a first aid kit, have you ever considered what items you would need in an emergency if you and your students couldn’t go home. Does your kit provide tools, water, communication, or sanitation and waste manage supplies. Many emergencies come without warning and the severity of that emergency can vary. Whether it’s an earthquake, a lockdown, a fire, or severe weather emergencies your window of opportunity to save a life is small and depends on whether or not you are prepared to do so. Having a school survival kit will increase your chances of survival in an emergency. Don’t wait for someone else to provide for your students there’s only so much EMS systems can do. Be prepared to care for your students in any emergency by getting a school survival kit.