Safety of kids in schools and daycares during severe weather

Storm clouds build in the distance beyond tornado-ravaged homes Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in Moore, Okla. A huge tornado roared through the Oklahoma City suburb Monday, flattening entire neighborhoods and destroying an elementary school with a direct blow as children and teachers huddled against winds. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Storm clouds build in the distance beyond tornado-ravaged homes Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in Moore, Okla. A huge tornado roared through the Oklahoma City suburb Monday, flattening entire neighborhoods and destroying an elementary school with a direct blow as children and teachers huddled against winds. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

It’s a nightmare scenario for everyone involved.  What if a tornado were to hit your child’s school or daycare?  Are they safe?

It’s what happened Monday at two schools in Moore, Okla.

There’s a new trend in school design and construction that plans for dangerous events.

Kansas First News Reporter Kevin Boughton has more on the strong rooms going up at some schools.

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