school safety

A Florida school is selling $120 bulletproof panels for book bags as a precautionary measure to keep students safe in the event of a mass shooting.

Increased security has unintended negative consequences, especially for African-American students.

A movement has emerged to pass a moratorium on random weapon searches in L.A. public schools. But the school district's superintendent says the policy is necessary.

A year-long investigation by USA Today revealed fundamental defects in how school officials screen teachers. Some educators with a history of serious misconduct are slipping through the cracks.