Tennessee Elementary School Attack Drill Goes Awry
STEVE INSKEEP, host:
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Here's a way to make sure students are prepared for an attack: attack them. The staff of an elementary school in Tennessee did that to students during a class trip. The kids were told a gunman was on the loose and it was not a drill. Many kids cried and hid under tables. Afterwards, students and staff discussed what to do in a real attack. Now, however, the staff is under attack from angry parents and the principal says the situation involved poor judgment.
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