The Millcreek Education Association in Eerie, PA, has made the controversial decision to arm all 500 of its teachers. The goal, of course, is to increase school safety by allowing the teachers the option to respond to a school shooter.
The Millcreek Education Association’s decision to arm teachers isn’t the issue here, though. It’s the “weapons” that they’ve decided to provide their teachers with that proves administrators are not taking school safety as seriously as they need to be.
Why is school safety a joke in Pennsylvania?