Stories tagged: guns in school
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 3:59 p.m.
Parents are going to court to block a Pennsylvania school district from allowing teachers to carry guns in school, the latest flashpoint in a debate playing out in many states …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 11:04 a.m.
Gun control advocates, including one of the survivors of the Parkland, Florida, school shooting and the parents of one of the victims, are marching 50 miles across Massachusetts this week …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 3:54 p.m.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is considering allowing states to use federal grant money to buy guns for schools, people familiar with the matter said.
Sat., July 21, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Officials at a south-central Idaho charter school have approved allowing a school employee to carry a concealed firearm on campus.
UPDATED: Wed., July 18, 2018, 8:09 p.m.
A small school district in far southwestern Virginia is set to become the first in the commonwealth to arm teachers in classrooms – a decision that is prompting criticism from …
Tue., April 3, 2018, 4:56 p.m.
A pair of reports of students with guns prompted a lockdown at Chief Moses Middle School on Friday morning and the arrest of two juveniles.
Sat., March 24, 2018
On Oct. 2, 2006, a dairy truck driver well-known to the Amish community of Nickel Mines, Pa., walked into that community’s one-room schoolhouse, took hostages and in about a half-hour, …
Wed., March 14, 2018, 8:32 a.m.
Police say a teacher in California accidentally fired his gun in a classroom, injuring three students.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee confronts President Donald Trump about a proposal to arm teachers.
Sun., Feb. 25, 2018
College teaching often begins like this: Turn on the podium PC, a video projector and a wireless mic. Lower a projection screen. Figure out the light touch panel, the DVR …
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 9:15 a.m.
A southwestern Idaho school district is informing parents that a middle school student brought a BB gun to class.