Students get ‘active-shooter’ training

(W.Va) Students in a West Virginia school district are learning techniques to confront a school shooter as a last resort, a tactic that deeply divides school safety experts.


Plans to make tax hike permanent sinking

(Calif.) A plan to permanently extend Proposition 30’s income tax hike on the wealthy faces a tough uphill climb, according to a new poll from the Public Policy Institute of California.


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Students get ‘active-shooter’ training
Disciplinary policies ease as perception of suspension shifts
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Neglected military public schools face funding dilemma
Plans to make tax hike permanent sinking
Comprehensive sex ed bill among those facing Brown
Study finds clues explaining autism savants
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