Vote On Proposal To Arm Illinois Teachers Creates DivisionThe proposal would give school districts the option to allow highly trained teachers and staff to carry guns into schools.
Indiana Governor: Schools Have Another Chance To Get Metal DetectorsIndiana’s state program to put metal detectors in schools has been so popular, they’re giving schools another chance to order them.
Children Found In New Mexico Compound Were Training For School Shootings, Prosecutors SayIn court filings, prosecutors only said they believe the children received advance weapons training and did not provide further details.
More Schools Banning Backpacks As Students Return To ClassAs parents and children around the country begin heading back to class, more and more schools are banning backpacks from their buildings.
Chilling School Shooting 'Lockdown' Nursery Rhyme Goes ViralA "jarring" nursery rhyme posted in a Massachusetts classroom to help prepare young children for a lockdown has gone viral.
Active Shooter Training Becoming A Norm At SchoolsThere have been 23 school shootings in the United States so far this year. As a result, more schools are requiring teachers to get special training to protect their students.
Alabama Plan To Arm School Principals Draws Mixed ReactionAt least one local school district near Dayton, Ohio, has installed gun safes in schools so workers can get to weapons if a shooting occurs.
Lawyer: Illinois Shooting Suspect's Mother Legally Owned GunThe lawyer for a 19-year-old charged with firing shots at an Illinois high school during graduation rehearsal says that his mother legally owned the gun he's accused of using.
NRA Links School Violence To Ritalin But Experts Deny ConnectionThe National Rifle Association's incoming president has linked school shootings and other violence to the use of medications such as Ritalin, but a medical expert who's studied the drugs says there's "no evidence whatsoever" of a connection.
These Are The Victims Of The Santa Fe High School ShootingThe 10 victims slain in the Santa Fe High School shooting were not done with life. Far from it.
Generation Lockdown: There Have Been 16 School Shootings In 2018 AloneThe victims of Friday's shooting at a Texas high school were in a place where they should always feel safe -- in a time when many do not. For generation lockdown, the question is no longer if it could happen, as much as when it will happen.
Are Chicago Schools Equipped to Handle A Shooting?Chicago Public Schools are initiating training programs to help teachers prepare to handle an active shooting situation.
Students Walking Out Of School To Protest Gun ViolenceStudents are set to walk out of class today, as part of the student-led movement on gun violence.
White House Backs Off Support For Raising Age To Buy Guns, Vows To Help Arm TeachersJust days before a nationwide school walkout to support stronger gun control laws, the White House has unveiled a new proposal to prevent school shootings.
Retired FBI Agent Joins Cardinal Cupich To Fight Gun ViolencePhilip Andrew, a victim of the Laurie Dann shooting, has joined the Archdiocese of Chicago’s continuing efforts to battle gun violence.