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Lightspeed Alert™

With real-time scanning and integration with Microsoft Teams, Lightspeed Alert gives IT teams and school leaders visibility into potential dangerous or harmful student online behaviour. Protect students from cyberbullying, self-harm, and school violence, and intervene at the first warning sign with Lightspeed Alert.

90-Second Overview Video

Lightspeed Alert™

With real-time scanning and integration with Microsoft Teams, Lightspeed Alert gives IT teams and school leaders visibility into potential dangerous or harmful student online behaviour. Protect students from cyberbullying, self-harm, and school violence, and intervene at the first warning sign with Lightspeed Alert.

Prevent Suicides, Cyberbullying, and School Violence

Real-time warning signs

Lightspeed Alert™ is a critical component in student safety plans and the prevention of self-harm, cyberbullying, suicide, and school violence. District administrators and their delegates are notified instantly of threats and can intervene before an incident occurs. 

Visibility for the future of learning environments

Lightspeed Alert developed patented and ever-advancing AI to monitor, interpret, and flag early warning signs of student harm and violence on every device, every operating system, and everywhere students are interacting online.

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Human Review by Student Safety Specialists

Professional trained Lightspeed Student Safety Specialists work to enhance real-time, AI-generated warning signs, sentiment detection, and intent toward violence and self-harm. In conjunction with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and Safe and Sound Schools, our team of Safety Specialists review alerts 24/7/365 to self-harm and violence, determine risk level and imminence and initiate established escalation protocols including contacting district emergency personnel and when warranted, law enforcement.

Build a safer community

Lightspeed Alert gets the right information to the right people at the right time. Designate the appropriate personnel to receive alerts, from safety officers to counselors to principals. Analyze and share safety trend data to recognize and check in with at-risk students and develop effective mental health programs.

Lightspeed Alert vs. the Others

 GoGuardian BeaconSecurly Auditor 24GaggleSmoothwallLightspeed Alert
Google searchesNo iOS 
Browser activity trackingChrome onlyChrome only 
Microsoft Teams (app/browser)
Browser onlyBrowser onlyBrowser only
Microsoft 365 (app/browser)Browser onlyBrowser onlyBrowser only
Google Drive (app/browser)Browser only
Human Review
Integrated solutions platform
 

Lightspeed Alert vs. the Competition

GoGuardian Beacon 24/7 Securly Auditor 24 Gaggle Smoothwall Lightspeed Alert
Google searches No iOS
Browser activity tracking Chrome only Chrome only
Microsoft Teams (app/browser) Browser only Browser only Browser only
Microsoft 365 (app/browser) Browser only Browser only Browser only
Google Drive (app/browser) Browser only
Human Review
Integrated solutions platform

Understand the risks

With Lightspeed Alert, gain insight into students’ mental health and wellness. Activity logs provide contextual visibility into the student’s behavior and activity before and after a flagged incident to initiate the most effective response and escalation protocols.

Keep students safe in Microsoft® Teams

Prevent suicide, cyberbullying, self-harm, and school violence with real-time alerts that flag Microsoft Teams content when there are signs of potential threats. IT teams and schools leaders gain real-time scanning and detection from Lightspeed Alert to aid in the intervention of dangerous or harmful student online behaviour in Teams chat, documents, and files.

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A holistic approach to student safety with alerts for self-harm, bullying, and school violence.

Comprehensive Protection

Get critical alerts across the internet—social media, online docs, email, YouTube, apps, browsers, search engines, and more—no matter where devices are used.

Advanced AI

Leverage our advanced filtering AI to get the information you need without false positives and missed activity common in other solutions.

Integration with Microsoft

Partnered with Microsoft Education, Lightspeed Alert is able to integrate seamlessly with the Microsoft suite, including Microsoft® Teams.

Customisation

Set alerts and notifications based on school, class, or user.

Features that matter

Lightspeed Systems® is a committed ally to schools around the world.

Lightspeed Alert has been an asset to our district from day one. It has alerted us to issues we didn’t know our students had, and has made a difference in those students’ lives.

Nicole Allien

Caddo Parish Public Schools,
Instructional Technologist

* Names of solutions have changed to Lightspeed Filter (formerly Relay) and Lightspeed Alert (formerly Safety Check).

Ensure student online safety and learning effectiveness with Lightspeed Systems® and Microsoft® Teams

Case Study

Students' Lives Saved with Lightspeed Alert™

It can be easy to miss the early warning signs of self-harm or suicide contemplation, even more so when teachers aren’t able to see their students due to shutdowns caused by COVID-19. Learn how a 38,000-student district in Louisiana uses Lightspeed Alert to save students’ lives.

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Winner in Tech & Learning's Best Remote & Blended Learning Tools

Lightspeed Alert™ was named the Best Remote & Blended Learning Tools in Tech & Learning’s 2021 awards. Along with Lightspeed Analytics™, both Lightspeed products received recognition in the Primary (K-6) and Secondary (6-12) categories.  

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