Major U.S. Retailers Tighten Rules on Gun Sales to Teens

Gun control is a complicated issue in the United States. It’s illegal to sell firearms to anyone under the age of 18 or to anyone who has a criminal record, mental disability, or dishonorable military discharge. However, none of these restrictions are foolproof in preventing gun violence. Last week, several…

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School Police Officer Shoots Knife-Wielding Nevada Student, Officials Say – Rules for Engagement – Education Week

The student was transported to a local hospital, where he remained in critical condition Thursday. The officer, who works for the district-run police department, was placed on paid administrative leave pending an external investigation by the Reno Police Department. View full post on Education Week: Bullying #pso #htcs #b4inc Read…

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After Chattanooga School Bus Crash, Officials Renew Push for Seat Belts – Rules for Engagement – Education Week

A deadly school bus crash in Chattanooga, Tenn., has rekindled a debate on seat belt mandates. Just six states have school bus seat belt requirements. Authorities have not yet concluded whether seat belts would have prevented injuries in the incident. View full post on Education Week: Bullying #pso #htcs #b4inc…

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Troubled by Post-Election School Climate, K-12 Groups to Issue ‘Call to Action’ – Rules for Engagement – Education Week

Several national K-12 groups will encourage schools to respond to numerous reports of violence, harassment, and intimidation that have occurred since Donald Trump’s presidential election by reaffirming “the inclusive values that are the foundation of healthy learning cultures.” View full post on Education Week: Bullying #pso #htcs #b4inc Read More

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