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Armed Utah Teachers Don’t Want to Be a ‘Sitting Duck’

SPANISH FORK, Utah — Nancy Miramontes had 30 seconds to find the gunman. The Utah school psychologist weaved through a maze of dusty halls before spotting him in the corner of a classroom, holding a gun to a student's head. She took a deep breath and fired th...
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Trump’s Safety Panel to Revoke School Discipline Rules

The Trump administration on Tuesday moved to roll back an Obama-era policy that was meant to curb racial disparities in school discipline but that critics say left schools afraid to take action against potentially dangerous students. "Our conclusions in thi...