Substitute Teachers Need Safety Training, Too

As many as 500,000 substitutes step into classrooms every day. Yet they are largely excluded from procedures designed to protect children from intruders

by Carolyn Bucior
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Memorials to the 20 children and six adults slain in the December 14 Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Connecticut.

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alex 01.22.2013

The author had made a number of excellent points about school safety and the lack of training for substitute teachers. This article should be shared with school boards and principals around the country,

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