Rethinking Gun Violence in Schools: A call to focus strategies on prevention

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“Let’s challenge the notion that school gun violence is inevitable & instead seek better ways to prevent it,” wrote TC’s Sonali Rajan & Charles Branas of Columbia Public Health last year in a call to action for officials that outlines actionable safety strategies.

https://www.tc.columbia.edu/articles/2020/december/rethinking-gun-violence-in-schools/

Current efforts to combat school gun violence, such as active shooter drills, focus on responses during shootings. Sonali Rajan and Charles Branas argue for a preventive approach.