If the purpose of providing free weapons classes for teachers is to protect
students in the face of a dangerous weapon-wielding person on school grounds,
then such public employees should meet a minimum police accredited course that
focuses specifically on responding to such an invading circumstance which may
also include when not to use their weapons. I hope the proposed course
isn't just the typical weapons training for recreational use, if so this
would put the educator and our children in more danger not less. Such educators
should have at least an advanced martial arts belt-equivalency to be able to
handle their weapons in such circumstances instead of ending up shooting
innocent people or students in a crisis. The public should demand no less for
Excellent thoughts, tabuno.
And what when a teacher goes nuts? When the post office had management problems
did we arm all the postal workers?It's a bad idea. Here
recently a fist fight between two boys ended up with a dad shooting the other
kid.When a nut has a gun it's the solution to everything.