School officials say arming staff wouldn't make students any safer.
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June 27, 2014
June 10, 2014
Over a multi-year period, nonfatal incidents decreased, and fewer students reported being afraid of attack or harm at school.
May 28, 2014
Both fathers have advocated for changes to gun laws.
May 15, 2014
Researchers studied Web views before and after the school shootings to see how people explore polarizing issues.
May 06, 2014
The "Pop-Tart bill" passed by the legislature restricts some use of zero-tolerance policies. A bill that would have allowed some people to carry guns in schools failed to pass.
May 02, 2014
Prevention efforts and reporting systems, like tip lines, are important parts of a school safety strategy, experts say.
April 25, 2014
The attacker and the victim were both students at a Connecticut high school.
April 24, 2014
Many states proposed similar bills following the 2012 school shootings in Newtown, Conn.
April 09, 2014
An armed school guard and a principal helped subdue and arrest the attacker.
April 07, 2014
Other suburban Connecticut districts have seen enrollment declines, but not as sharp as Newtown's.