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Armed Guards in Schools

Joy Resmovits

U.S. Puts Schools On The Hook For Police Actions

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

The Obama administration issued the first federal legal guidance on school discipline Wednesday, telling school administrators they must avoid discrim...

Joy Resmovits

This State Could Become The First To Require Armed School Employees

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 04.04.2013 | Politics

The National Rifle Association on Tuesday released its long-awaited "National School Shield Report," a lengthy document that recommends that schools a...

Joy Resmovits

Education Secretary Duncan: Teachers Don't Want To Work In 'Armed Camps'

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- People who say that teachers want to carry weapons are just pushing "a marketing opportunity," according to U.S. Secretary of Education ...

Mother Writes $12,000 Check For Armed Guard At Daughter's Elementary School

Posted 01.23.2013 | Education

A Florida mother has cut a $12,000 check to pay for a full-time armed guard at her daughter's elementary school for added security in the wake of last...

Newly Hired Armed Guard Leaves Gun Unattended In School Bathroom

Posted 01.18.2013 | Education

The National Rifle Association sparked controversy in the weeks following Wayne LaPierre's call to place armed guards in every school. LaPierre called...

Joy Resmovits

Mississippi Arrests Scores Of Minority Children

HuffingtonPost.com | Joy Resmovits | Posted 02.01.2013 | Chicago

In Holmes County, Miss., a sheriff's car once picked up a 5-year-old. The crime? Wearing shoes with red-and-white symbols, an apparent school dress co...

Emmeline Zhao

White House School Safety Recommendations Support, But Don't Require, Armed Guards

HuffingtonPost.com | Emmeline Zhao | Posted 01.16.2013 | Education

President Barack Obama's recommendations in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., elementary school shooting leaves questions about school safety mostly to ...

Five Concerns About Armed Guards in Schools

Steven Strauss | Posted 03.15.2013 | Politics
Steven Strauss

Shootings in our schools are tragic, and each of us has the urge to "do something," but I have major concerns about placing armed guards in our schools.

Newtown Schools Chief Urges Indefinite Armed Police In District

AP | JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN | Posted 03.12.2013 | Education

NEWTOWN, Conn. — Since the elementary school massacre in her hometown, Sarah Findley has found herself driving by her children's schools in Newt...