Tag: State Rep. Mike Hill

Florida schools roundup: Arming teachers, certification delays, tax breaks and more

Arming school employees: Gov. Ron DeSantis says he supports having the option of arming willing employees, including teachers, to help protect schools, as proposed by the state commission that investigated the shooting deaths of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last February. DeSantis says no one would be[Read More…]

Florida schools roundup: Shooting report, arming teachers, education bills and more

School shooting report:┬áThe Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Commission approves a 458-page final report that calls on the state to arm willing teachers, provide more money to add school resource officers and harden school buildings and campuses, and streamline communications between schools and law enforcement agencies, among the[Read More…]