NPR - Education Trump Appears To Read From The NRA's Script Hours After The Gun Lobby Chief's Speech 2018-02-22T21:19:52.000000000-05:00 The president held another meeting on the subject of school safety after last week's after 17 people were killed last week in a shooting at a Florida high school. West Virginia's Teachers Walk Off The Job, Protesting Low Pay And Benefit Cuts 2018-02-22T18:58:00.000000000-05:00 Teachers formed picket lines and descended on the state Capitol to demand higher salaries and better insurance. The state has some of the lowest teacher pay in the country. How School Shootings Have Changed The Teaching Profession 2018-02-22T16:55:00.000000000-05:00 Education schools are now training teachers how to deal with an active shooter. One expert says it hasn't deterred teachers from applying, but it has changed the profession, for better or worse. Why West Virginia Teachers Are Demanding Higher Pay and Improved Benefits 2018-02-22T16:55:00.000000000-05:00 Schools closed across West Virginia Thursday as teachers there walked out to demand higher pay and improved benefits. 'It's Not Just A Story. It's Our Lives': Student Journalists In Parkland 2018-02-22T16:19:00.000000000-05:00 "We're using the Eagle Eye right now to show what the students are really feeling and what the students are saying," says Christy Ma, a student journalist at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. What Decades Of Covering School Shootings Has Taught Me 2018-02-22T08:15:00.000000000-05:00 Each horrific school shooting offers painful lessons but few, if any, answers. Trump Backs Arming Teachers During Emotional White House Listening Session 2018-02-21T20:08:00.000000000-05:00 A week after 17 people were killed at a Parkland, Fla., high school, President Trump hosted survivors, parents and teachers from that and other recent school shooting tragedies. Head Of D.C.'s Schools Resigns After Personal Scandal And Amid District Tumult 2018-02-20T18:52:00.000000000-05:00 The D.C. public school chancellor resigned amid ongoing graduation issues and under pressure after news emerged that he had improperly transferred his child from one highly desired school to another. Kentucky Moves To Add Guns To Schools After School Shooting 2018-02-20T17:51:00.000000000-05:00 The Kentucky legislature is considering arming teachers and administrators in response to a school shooting there Jan. 23. After Florida Shooting, Students Are Lobbying For New Gun Regulations 2018-02-20T16:17:00.000000000-05:00 Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are headed to Tallahassee to lobby state lawmakers to pass new gun regulations. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks to Steve Bousquet of the Tampa Bay Times about the state of play and Gov. Rick Scott's relationship with the NRA.