school safety

National School Walkout

Waves of students marched out of class Wednesday to demand stricter gun laws and an end to school massacres, a month after the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting that left 17 people dead in Parkland, Florida.

White House officials alarmed at education secretary's '60 Minutes' performance

White House officials were alarmed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos' struggle to answer basic questions about the nation's schools and failure to defend the administration's newly proposed school safety measures during a tour of television interviews Sunday and Monday, according to two sources familiar with their reaction.