Trump Proposes Arming Teachers With Guns At a Wednesday speaking session with survivors of the Florida shooting, Trump entertained the idea of teachers carrying firearms. If you had a teacher who was adept with the firearm, they could end the attack very quickly. A gun-free zone is 'Let's go in and let's attack because bullets aren't coming back at us.' He added that teachers would have to be trained first in order to stop "maniacs." Lawmakers, officials, and parents have responded to the idea with mostly
Teachers to Trump: #ArmMeWith funding, supplies and resources — not guns
Teachers around the nation are using the hashtag #ArmMeWith on social media to push for an increase in what they feel they really need in schools: funding, mental health resources, school supplies, books — and not guns.