School resource officers have one of the most unique assignments in law enforcement, yet relatively little is known about them. Who are they? How do they see their roles in schools? What kind of training have they received?
The Education Week Research Center surveyed 400 members of this relatively unknown group, capturing information about the profession, how they view their role, and more. This video explores the results.
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A version of this news article first appeared in the On Air: A Video Blog blog.