Do safe schools need armed guards or armed teachers?

As local school districts look to defend themselves against mass shooters, the idea of having armed guards — whether that means a borrowed patrol officer or a retired cop with a license to carry around kids — has become more appealing to stressed officials and jittery parents. Some districts, like

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Trump opposes ‘active shooter drills,’ references his own son

(CNN)President Donald Trump grew indignant on Thursday in opposing “active shooter drills” in schools, making a rare reference to his own son as he described the practice as “crazy.” “Active shooter drills is a very negative thing, I’ll be honest with you,” he said at the White House. “I think that’s a

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The Harsh Dilemma Of Preparing Kids For The Worst At School

LOS ANGELES — You’re a parent, volunteering to supervise recess at your child’s campus when suddenly you spot him. A masked shooter, armed to the teeth, heading straight into the building. Do you consider yourself responsible for the students around you, and herd them to a safe place? Or do

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