Though there were early signs of Adam Lanza's preoccupation with violence and mental health professionals sounded the alarm of various mental health issues, his parents and educators did not adequately intervene, a report by a state agency says.
All Blog Posts With sandy hook Tag or Category
November 21, 2014
October 11, 2014
School violence, when it occurs, has a high impact on schools and communities where the incident takes place. Rare but deadly incidents of violence, such as the Columbine High School Massacre of 1999 or the more recent school shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut, bring the harsh realities of school violence to light.
August 14, 2014
Educators from Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., pen an open letter to members of Congress, urging them to support a bipartisan bill on firearms background checks.
May 15, 2014
Researchers studied Web views before and after the school shootings to see how people explore polarizing issues.
April 24, 2014
Many states proposed similar bills following the 2012 school shootings in Newtown, Conn.
March 17, 2014
Charities are pooling resources and seeking a grant to continue mental health care for residents affected by the shootings.
March 11, 2014
In a lengthy profile, Peter Lanza said he doesn't think anyone could have predicted his son's actions.
January 06, 2014
A $1.9 million Project School Emergency Response to Violence grant will help continue recovery efforts in the Connecticut school district.
December 13, 2013
Kevin Quinn writes that having a properly trained school resource officer on campus is one step to making schools safer.
December 13, 2013
Counselor Sandy Austin: Our schools are safer when educators and other staff members are accountable and prepared with a plan, follow the chain of command, and execute as team.