The National Rifle Association (NRA) on Tuesday is set to unveil its proposals on school safety, including further recommendations for placing armed guards in the nation’s classrooms, according to a report.

The nation’s largest gun lobby will announce the findings of its National School Shield Program, including a set of legislative proposals for Congress and steps school officials and law enforcement can take in communities around the country to prevent gun violence at schools.

The report will include training guidelines for preparing armed guards to protect campuses, according to CNN. The NRA’s findings also provide recommendations for how local officials can modify their gun laws to permit armed guards in schools.

Continue reading →