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Is Your Class Ready to ShakeOut?

thumbnail of cartoon showing a figure that drops, covers, and holds on October 20 is the day that schools across the country will participate in the Great Shakeout earthquake drills. Is yours one of them?

Damaging earthquakes can potentially occur in many parts of the United States. Are you prepared to survive and recover quickly? Do your students know what to do during an earthquake, whether they're at school or at home?

The ShakeOut website includes state-specific resources and educational materials. Be sure to check out the videos and "Drill Broadcast" recordings.

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