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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.
School shooter Jon Romano walked into his high school in 2004 with a shotgun and opened fire.

A 2004 school shooter wrote a letter from behind bars calling for gun control

School shooter Jon Romano walked into his New York state high school with a shotgun and opened fire. He is currently serving a 20-year sentence in jail.
Broward Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie with families

Florida high school teachers had active shooter training 6 weeks before the attack — and students say it saved their lives

Both students and teachers said the training educators received was invaluable during the Florida school shooting.