It’s back-to-school time and students will soon be practicing lockdown and active shooter drills, an unfortunate consequence of a new normal in America.
In today’s school climate, active shooter drills are as common as fire drills. It is vital that all staff members be included in school crisis plans.
One year after Parkland, it’s time to stop talking about arming educators and fortifying our schools, and focus on proven strategies that will protect students.
“Betsy DeVos has fallen short yet again on a very simple and fundamental premise of her duty: to protect all students,” says NEA president.
Communities across the country demand real action from leaders to end gun violence in our schools and neighborhoods.
Overwhelming majority of NEA members say they would not carry a gun in school and they would feel less safe if school personnel were armed.
The nation woke up this morning to the horrific news of the largest mass shooting in U.S. history during a concert in Las Vegas, Nevada.
As the focus on sexual assault intensifies, affirmative consent education is taking root on college campuses – and may soon extend to high schools.
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. One in three young people say they have experienced abuse in their relationships. What to look for, and how to help.