Should Concealed Handguns Be Allowed In Schools

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Education is the first priority in schools all around the country, there are many programs focused on helping students succeed in school. However, shouldn’t students’ safety be a concern? There have been many devastating school shootings in the past and there has been action taken in hopes to prevent more from occurring. However, colleges are now allowing students to bring concealed handguns on campus grounds. Concealed handguns should not be allowed on college campuses due to all the dangers that can be caused by a hand gun.
Those who disagree believe that colleges should allow concealed handguns on campuses, due to the constitutional right to bear arms. Also, “people are safer when they have guns to protect themselves” (Skorton and Altschuler
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