What should be one of the most important policies a school can have is often difficult to craft and implement.
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August 20, 2013
August 19, 2013
A new, and expensive, public high school in Atlanta includes an on-campus rifle range, raising concerns about safety.
August 07, 2013
The state attorney general says the Clarksville school district must name applicants to a program that would have armed 20 school employees.
August 02, 2013
The Arkansas attorney general issued a memo that says public school districts cannot arm teachers under a law that allows for guards.
July 31, 2013
A bill that passed the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday directs the Department of Education to give higher asthma-grant priority to states that also take measures to address anaphylaxis.
July 12, 2013
The new movie "The Hunt" depicts a teacher falsely accused of sexually abusing a young child.
July 02, 2013
Support staff in the financially strapped Philadelphia school district had decried layoff notices, but recent state funding offers hope. No financial commitments have been made, though.
June 25, 2013
The questions posed to districts and schools, which focused on school climate and discipline in recent data collections, would be expanded and drill deeper on those issues.
June 21, 2013
Companies that insure Kansas districts say that giving concealed handguns to on-campus employees who aren't sworn law enforcement officers is too much of a liability.
June 19, 2013
The guide is a compilation of the lessons and best practices that have been gleaned from agencies and schools that have dealt with a range of emergencies.