Tag: Sarah Hall

Florida schools roundup: Arming teachers, Gardiner waitlist, standards and more

Arming teachers: A bill is filed in the Florida Senate that would eliminate a clause in state law prohibiting teachers from being armed in classrooms. Other new provisions include a requirement that county sheriffs establish an armed guardians program if asked to by local school boards, and allowing contract employees[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Deputy refuses to testify, discipline, elections and more

Peterson is a no-show:¬†Former Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School resource officer Scot Peterson, who hid in an outside stairwell instead of confronting the school shooter Feb. 14 as 17 were murdered in the Parkland school, did not honor his subpoena to testify Thursday before the commission investigating the massacre. Peterson’s[Read More…]