Allowing teachers to be armed won't solve the problem of mass killers, and may lead to more problems. It also gives schools a false sense of security. I doubt teachers are going to be walking around the classroom with gun in hand. If you are the first classroom hit by the killer, it won't do any good to be armed. These killers have been using shotguns or semi-automatic rifles. Abandoning your class and going out into the hallway is not a good idea. Yes, if you are not the first class, and have advanced warning, you might prevail and save lives, but lives will still be lost. There are some politicians that like it, since it is the cheapest way they think to provide security. Again, there is a greater probability of gun violence involving students arguing with teachers, accidents, and so forth, than a mass shooting.
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