The US has averaged a school shooting every month of every school year for the past 20+ years (see list). We’ll soon be starting on our second generation of students raised on active shooter drills and bullet-proof backpacks.
Clearly, public awareness and legislation are not the complete answer.
What more can communities do to reduce or eliminate school shootings?
SEL Reviving the Heartbeat of Education
EQuip Our Kids! Executive Director Jay Levin recently joined The Shift Network for a podcast focusing on Social-Emotional Learning’s restorative role in schools and communities.