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Kansas School Gun Law May Put Some Districts' Insurance In Jeopardy

Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 07.08.2013 | Politics

It will not be an easy road for Kansas school districts looking to arm their employees, even though the state's legislature has made carrying conceale...

Toy Gun Incident Could Remain On Boy's Record

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 06.05.2013 | Parents

A Maryland kindergarten student who was suspended last week for bringing a toy gun on his bus has been allowed back at school, although his record may...

2nd-Graders Back In Class After Suspension For Pointing Pencils

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.08.2013 | Parents

The two second-graders suspended for making shooting noises while pointing pencils at each other were allowed back at school Wednesday. The boys go...

Following Newtown Massacre, Gun Scare At Brooklyn Middle School

Posted 12.18.2012 | New York

Days after the Newtown shooting, a Brooklyn middle school in East New York was placed under lockdown when the school's principal heard gunshots nearby...

In U.S. Schools Monday, 'We Are All Going To Be Hypervigilant'

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 02.15.2013 | Education

MIAMI — Jessica Kornfeld drove her children to their elementary school this past weekend. She wanted them to feel reassured that it was still a ...

Police Chief: Store Assault Rifles In High Schools To Protect Students

Posted 10.22.2012 | Education

An Illinois community southwest of Chicago is astir after the local police chief proposed a new method to protect students: bring more guns to school....

School Principal Chases Away Man With Gun On School Campus

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 08.10.2012 | Education

Donevin Hoskins, the principal at Towers High School in Decatur, Ga., may have prevented a tragedy when he noticed a man on campus carrying a loaded 9...

Man With Loaded Gun Had Threatened To Kill Every Teacher And Student He Could

AP | By JEFF BARNARD | Posted 08.09.2012 | Education

GRANTS PASS, Ore. -- A Oregon man facing charges that he had a loaded pistol at a high school after a football game had written a note on a desk when ...

Walking To School In A War Zone: A Look At School Violence In Chicago

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

For 16-year-old Kendall, a high school sophomore in a dangerous Chicago neighborhood, just surviving the two-mile walk to school is an accomplishment....