Why Arming Teachers Is A Nonsensical Idea

Ohio Governor Mike DeWine signed a bill recently that would allow school boards to allow teachers to carry guns in hopes of defending students against a mass shooter. This is an idea Republicans have proposed multiple times, as it’s a massive part of the narrative that a good guy with a gun stops a bad guy with a gun. However, actually thinking about the idea shows that it would do little to stop school shootings…

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