High-Quality Multi-Hazard Emergency Operations Plan (EOP) Toolkit
1.0 Introduction to Emergency Planning for Texas Schools
Creating a high-quality multi-hazard emergency operations plan can be a challenging task even when equipped with the many resources and templates available. This section introduces the legal requirements and guidelines pertaining to district emergency planning in Texas. This section presents foundational knowledge for emergency planning activities by defining the five phases of emergency management, discussing the six planning principles for high-quality plans, and providing basic templates for use in emergency planning.