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Why a North Carolina High School resumed classes after a student was fatally shot on campus

The school near Charlotte, North Carolina, where one student fatally killed another said it resumed classes hours after to ensure safety.
A screenshot from an Instagram story from the school.

Butler High School students describe the scene of the school shooting: ‘We’re running for our lives’

Police say a student was fatally shot Monday morning at Butler High School in Matthews, North Carolina. Another student was taken into custody.

Betsy DeVos is reportedly considering allowing states to use federal funding to arm school teachers

Multiple sources told the New York Times that the education department is zeroing on a federal education program that provides flexible funding for schools. The program doesn't explicitly prohibit states or districts from using the funds to arm teachers.
Outgoing eighth-graders in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, were given ballistic shields as graduation gifts.

A class of 8th graders were given bulletproof shields before starting high school to protect them from shootings

Students in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, got 10-inch by 12-inch ballistic shields design to fit into their backpacks. The shields, designed by Unequal Technologies, would protect them from handguns and shotguns. There have been more 20 school shootings in the US in 2018 alone.

‘It was my job, and I didn’t find him’: Parkland officer who failed to confront school shooter says he would have gone in if he knew...

Scot Peterson, the armed officer who failed to confront the shooter in a massacre last month at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, talked about his regret to the Today Show's Savannah Guthrie.

The sheriff’s deputy assigned to protect Great Mills High stopped the Maryland school shooter in under a minute

Blaine Gaskill, a school resource officer assigned to Great Mills High School in Maryland, sprang into action to confront a gunman on Tuesday.

2 students reported injured at school shooting in Maryland that was interrupted by school resource officer

Police responded to reports of a shooting at Great Mills High School in Maryland on Tuesday morning.
Surveillance video released on Thursday, March 15, 2018, appears to show school resource officer Scot Peterson standing outside the freshman building during the Florida shooting.

Authorities just released surveillance video showing what happened outside the Florida high school during the shooting

The video appears to show the armed deputy Scot Peterson standing outside the building for several minutes and not entering the school.

Students across the country protested Wednesday to support victims of gun violence — here are the most incredible photos from the National Walko...

Three thousand protests were planned across the US, but some students feared they could face disciplinary action for their protests.