Gov. Jay Nixon calls mechanism for arming teachers "simply the wrong approach."
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July 15, 2014
June 12, 2014
Gov. Tom Corbett signed legislation in February allowing audio recording for "disciplinary and security purposes" in Pennsylvania school buses.
June 10, 2014
Over a multi-year period, nonfatal incidents decreased, and fewer students reported being afraid of attack or harm at school.
May 14, 2014
As schools use more educational software in the classroom, vendors are offering technology that attempts to streamline the student log-in process and eliminate wasted instructional time.
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
It was announced late Monday that Open SSL, used to power encryption for an estimated two-thirds of the Internet, had a vulnerability that went undetected for two years. Edthena promises layers of security to our users, so this needed immediate attention. Here's how we responded.
April 02, 2014
Attacks perpetrated by unknown hackers forced Kansas officials to suspend administration of pilot exams meant to prepare schools for the transition to new academic standards.