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School Shootings

Jeff Geringer at Bent Elementary
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Kayley Henderson had her first lesson in school safety long before she became a fourth-grade teacher at Bent Elementary in Bloomington. She was a senior at Normal Community High School in 2012 when another student brought a loaded gun into a classroom.

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High school youth activists in the Twin Cities are focusing this year on reducing local gun violence.

Protest at NCHS for gun control
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In this era of high profile school shootings, it's more important than ever that schools train for such a crisis.

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In the wake of the mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, earlier this year, Bloomington-Normal students are still working for change.

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Hundreds of Bloomington-Normal residents braved the cold Saturday morning to protest gun violence and mass shootings and advocate for gun reform.

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About 1,100 students at two suburban Chicago high schools will serve hour-long detentions for participating in this week's walkout to protest gun violence.