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Safety experts told the commission investigating the shootings that people died in the rampage because the school did not follow recommendations to establish "hard corners" in classrooms where students would be better shielded from gunfire coming through classroom doors.
November 14, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Superintendent Robert Runcie and Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel, both heavily criticized by some victims’ families for their roles before and after the rampage that killed 17 people are scheduled to testify Thursday.
November 13, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
After community outrage over a proposal for mass school closures, Dallas administrators went into reverse and proposed to trustees a considerably scaled back plan that reduces the closings to two schools.
November 2, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
'We Did Not Expect Students to Just Get Over It': Teacher Explains School's Response to Fatal Shooting
Within hours of Monday’s fatal shooting at Butler High, the nation was debating Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools’ decision not to dismiss early.
October 31, 2018 – Education Week
Fees for homeroom, ID's, lockers, PE uniforms, parking and technology have totaled millions for schools, and sparked controversy in the state.
October 29, 2018 – Education Week
Two former Newtown educators are defending the school system's work with a young Adam Lanza in a 22-page rebuttal handed to state senators Thursday, four years after the primary report on the childhood and schooling of the Sandy Hook shooter was released.
October 18, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Students in grades 9 through 12 must receive instruction on dealing with law enforcement that includes a 16-minute video showing possible scenarios on being pulled over.
October 17, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
The National Institute on Aging estimates that by 2050, the number of people living with Alzheimer’s will more than triple, to 16 million, and the cost of caring for those with the disease will exceed $1 trillion a year.
October 15, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
A government watchdog group called Florida's growing system of privately-run public charter schools wasteful and said it sometimes gives rise to self-dealing and profiteering.
September 18, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Any discussion in politics of the future of education in Ohio inevitably turns to the Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow.
September 14, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
A longtime security guard at Olsen Middle School in Dania Beach was arrested on the first day of school after an anonymous tip led deputies to find a gun in his SUV, according to an arrest report.
August 17, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Questions remain after the Michigan Supreme Court ruled that two school districts have the right to ban guns from their schools.
August 3, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Outspoken Marjory Stoneman Douglas High student Kyle Kashuv is promoting an expenses-paid trip to a conservative student summit in Washington, D.C., later this month.
July 9, 2018 – Education Week
A bill shielding what is now Ohio's largest online school and its sponsor from the negative consequences of accepting thousands of former Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow students is headed to Gov. John Kasich for his signature.
June 28, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Two months before the massacre at Stoneman Douglas High School, a retired Secret Service agent warned administrators that the school could be vulnerable to a gunman.
June 11, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Chesterfield County Superintendent James Lane was named to the post, which has been filled on an interim basis since January when Steve Staples retired.
May 24, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
Most North Carolina educators think it’s a bad idea to let teachers carry guns in the classroom, and they say arming teachers would make schools less safe and harm the learning environment, according to a newly released poll.
March 8, 2018 – Education Week
Less than two years after members of the L.A. school board chose a superintendent from the district's ranks, they now find themselves in search of a new one—and the task may be harder than ever.
February 12, 2018 – McClatchy-Tribune
The New York State Board of Regents approved a replacement for the common-core learning standards after two years of development, and it seems to be mostly popular with educators and administrators.
September 14, 2017 – McClatchy-Tribune
Supporters of the immigration program to shield immigrants who came to the U.S. illegally as children from deportation suffered a setback after a ruling by a Brownsville federal judge that puts more pressure on President Donald Trump to decide the program's future.
August 18, 2017 – Education Week
Members of Colorado's largest teachers' union plan to protest U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos when she visits Denver, reportedly to address the American Legislative Exchange Council at its annual meeting.
July 18, 2017 – McClatchy-Tribune
The Georgia Supreme Court delivered a blow to gun rights activists in a ruling that said a law that prohibits guns at school property trumps one passed at the same time that allowed firearms inside school safety zones.
November 1, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
A coalition of groups asked the FBI to dismantle its "Don't Be a Puppet" website, which the agency created to educate youth about violent extremism but has been criticized as targeting American Muslims and encouraging the policing of thoughts in schools.
April 6, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
State and federal tax money should start flowing as early as Tuesday to the cash-strapped school districts, counties, and human services organizations that suffered the brunt of the protracted budget fight between Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf and the Republican-controlled Legislature.
January 5, 2016 – McClatchy-Tribune
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