Increased awareness of child abuse and expansion of the mandated child abuse reporting law in Pennsylvania has improved the lives of at-risk kids, but more needs to be done to protect the commonwealth's most vulnerable citizens, experts say.
Thursday marks the five-year anniversary of the day more than two dozen people — including 20 kindergartners and first-graders — were killed inside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.
The most visible and extensive safety training in recent memory for Conneaut School District came in the form of an active shooter drill held at Conneaut Area Senior High in July 2016. The simulation involved more than 30 volunteers as well as officials from Crawford County Emergency Managem…
HARRISBURG – As schools grapple with the challenge of ensuring that their students are as safe as possible, the push to clarify whether schools can allow educators to carry firearms will likely carry over into 2018.