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State Senator, AG Want More Police Officers In Indiana Schools

Weeks removed from the deadliest school shooting in the nation’s history, a new proposal from Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller and a GOP state senator would help Indiana schools put more police officers in their buildings. From IPBS statehouse reporter Brandon Smith: Sen. Pete Miller, R-Avon, is proposing legislation that would provide a grant to school [...]

Henryville Tornado Can Teach Schools Lessons In Emergency Preparedness

The tornadoes that struck Henryville, Ind., in March threw an empty school bus into a building. The driver made the decision to evacuate the bus and return the students to school. No one was injured.

The West Clark Community School Board has met 34 times since tornadoes devastated the Henryville School Complex in March, writes Chuck Hibbert for the School Security blog: The time it took for the tornado to destroy not only the school in Henryville, but the town itself was 23 seconds. It points out the importance of knowing [...]

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