[UNITED STATES] In the wake of the Sandy Hook tragedy, lawmakers are moving quickly to respond to the public outcry to do more to ensure schools are safe. But will arming teachers — or putting an armed guard at every school in the nation, as the NRA has suggested — make a meaningful difference? Or would it actually increase the risk of harm, as some gun control advocates contend? (via States Push Ahead With Plans to Arm Teachers - Emily Richmond - The Atlantic)
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My name is Konrad Glogowski, and I am an education and non-profit leader and researcher. You can find out more about me on my blog of proximal development.