Support the news

Despite Shadow Of Sandy Hook, Schools Considered 'Safe'04:29Download


Weekend Edition Saturday host Scott Simon speaks with Dr. Ronald Stephens, the executive director of the National School Safety Center, about some of the things schools are doing to beef up security in the wake of the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary in Newtown, Conn. He says despite the nationwide concern about safety, schools remain among the safest places in the community.

+Join the discussion

More from WBUR

Support the news