School Safety a High Priority as Back-to-School Mindset Approaches
In the first half of 2018, there were nearly 30 school shootings resulting in at least 40 deaths and 60+ injuries. This averages out to be more than one school shooting per week. It’s a cold reality and one that involves deep-seated issues related to mental health, gun control, social expectations, and much more.
Most parents feel helpless when it comes to their child’s safety at school; when their child is dropped off in the morning, parents put him or her in the care of the school and hope the school does everything it can to keep its students safe.