School Safety A Top Issue As Texas Governor Gives State Of The State AddressTuesday morning Texas Governor Greg Abbott gave his State of the State address to the Texas Legislature.
Anger Over Ed Dept Mulling Federal Money For Guns In SchoolsThe Education Department said Thursday that it is weighing whether to allow states to use federal funds to purchase guns for schools.
Texas Republicans Squelch 'Red Flag' Gun Law ProspectsRed flag laws generally allow law enforcement or family members to ask a judge to order the seizure or surrender of guns from someone who is deemed dangerous.
Schools Eye Facial Recognition Technology To Boost SecurityIt could be the start of a trend as more schools fearful of shootings consider adopting facial recognition technology.
Report: Texas Saw Increase In Student Arrests For ThreatsA new report shows a sharp increase in arrests of Texas students for threatening violence in the wake of the deadly high school shooting in Parkland, Florida.
DeVos Says School Safety Panel Will Not Look At Role Of GunsThe federal school safety commission set up after the deadly shooting a high school in Parkland, Florida will not examine the role of guns in school violence.
White House Releases Photos Of Trump Visit With Santa Fe Victims' FamiliesIn one photo, 17-year-old shooting victim Chris Stone is remembered on a ball cap worn by a family member as he appears to address the president.
North Texas Education Leaders Weigh In On School Safety Plan"You have to fund it," says Rena Honea, a veteran educator and President of AllianceAFT, a DISD teacher's union. "You cannot expect our school districts to do more and more with less and less."
Governor Abbott To Unveil Plan To Address School SafetyThe Governor will make the announcement in Dallas at 10:30 a.m. and in San Marcus at 2:00 p.m.
'I Am Seeking The Best Solutions': Governor Abbott To Host Series Of Events On School SafetyThe roundtables will include people from across the state, including parents, teachers, students, lawmakers and interest groups that advocate for and against new gun regulations.