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By Claire McInerny, KUT A bill that aims to prevent violence in Texas schools – one of Greg Abbott’s legislative priorities – is on the governor’s desk. Senate Bill 11 would require schools to teach lessons on mental health, substance abuse, … Continue reading
The number of public school staff members that are armed as part of the school marshal program in Texas is set to more than double as the new school year begins. The Texas Commission on Law Enforcement, which oversees the … Continue reading
A group of law enforcement officers told Texas senators Monday that they don’t think the governor’s plan to “harden” schools is the best way to keep students safe.