As more states consider allowing staff to be armed in the classroom, we present two perspectives. Back in august, the betsy devos-led department of education announced that the nation's schools should be able to buy guns using federal grant money this. The plan would let states use federal funds to arm teachers it’s a terrible idea. Campaign action education secretary betsy devos wants to put guns in schools, and she wants to use money intended to boost education in the poorest schools to do it. Lockdown drills, armed teachers, bulletproof backpacks, and now the proposal to teach kids how to triage one another—have lawmakers lost their minds.
Teachers union boss: guns in schools harm community with 'fending for themselves' mentality. Education secretary betsy devos says she has no plans to bless or bar any plan by school districts to use federal funds to purchase firearms. A web-site dedicated to a comprehensive discussion of gun control and second amendment issues analysis of firearms statistics, research, and gun control policies.
More than 187,000 students have been exposed to gun violence at school since columbine, the washington post found many are never the same. A striking detail stands out in nearly three decades of american mass school shootings: the killers mostly use guns owned by a family member, not purchased on their own. Washington (ap) — the education department says it is weighing whether to allow states to use federal funds to purchase guns for schools, prompting a. The senate passed a bill wednesday that backers say will make schools safer by allowing school districts to designate employees for specialized concealed. Teacher kasey hansen feels much safer with her pink handgun it's impossible to determine how many teachers carry firearms on school property in seven.
Firearms are prohibited in many establishments of education laws vary from one state to the next and armed citizens must know the laws of their own state. Congress forbids using federal funding for school safety to purchase guns but there may be a loophole. I was a school librarian in a dc public elementary school for six and a half years until i resigned in january of this year on october 17, 2017, we. In early morning tweetstorm, trump lays out his plan for guns in schools. A gun was displayed by a middle school student in mobile, alabama, in a school bathroom the image went viral the revolver appears to be a s&w model 36.
President trump extemporaneously offered some logic-free theories on schools being gun-free zones subscribe to the late show channel here: . The us education department says it is weighing whether to allow states to use federal funds to purchase guns for schools, prompting a storm of criticism. If a school district decides to arm its employees, there’s a secondary effect that they will have to consider — their insurance premiums. Guns were not allowed at donald trump’s inauguration they were not allowed at his speech to the national rifle association (nra) | by steven singer.
Senate passes 'guns in schools' bill, wants mental health screenings for armed educators the senate agreed to add in a measure that would require mental health. Nearly 75 percent of teachers oppose the idea of being trained to carry guns in schools, a new survey finds. Npr's scott simon speaks with florida state sen dennis baxley, a republican, about his proposal to allow school officials to designate people to carry. The education department is considering allowing states to tap a fund for educational overhaul and improvement to buy guns for educators, a use not.