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Monday, March 26, 2018 by The Press in Opinion

As time goes by, the amount of bullying in schools has increased not just in the classroom, but out. Students have nowhere to turn. Long ago, students did not have to worry about bullying as much as they do now. As technology increases so does the number of students misusing this tool to harm their peers emotionally and psychologically.

Cyberbullying needs to come to an end.

Let’s get real

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 by GEORGE VANDOREN in Opinion

As a retired teacher and a former army officer, I’d like to weigh in on the subject of arming teachers.

Let’s set aside the idea that schools ought to be welcoming, nurturing places with an atmosphere of warmth and encouragement.

Let’s take the best case scenario — which is definitely NOT the case. We have all the teachers voluntarily armed and all well trained in both marksmanship vis a vis a moving target and the use of deadly force.