Well at least now they are on record. An liable if anything happens. Nescience is no longer an option. Ignorance doesn’t stand up in court.
Not one board member came out in support of guns in the classroom at Thursday’s Boone County School Board meeting with its Safety Committee, held to consider whether teachers should be armed.
According to board chairwoman Karen Byrd, it’s a bad idea.
“Personally, I have grave concerns about the program for the same reasons you heard tonight,” she said. “Teachers did not go into teaching to be armed guards in the classroom.”