Do what works…


   We as a nation, are reacting in many ways to the latest tragedy, small schoolchildren and their teachers.  It is such a grave crime to steal so many futures.  Whether he did it out of his own madness or, following orders. It remains to be seen. 

  After reading the stories of the staff of the school, their bravery and clear headedness saved lives.  These people are the people that all parents who send their children to school rely on to protect their beloved children.  Yet, in general we balk at raising our teachers salaries, and let our school districts suffer in the way of equipment and staff.  We should be ashamed of ourselves.  Short sightedness, at the least.  We have got to find a way to protect our schools, and gun free is apparently not working.  We need change whether it is armed staff or stationed gaurds in our schools..  Or keep the entire campus always on lockdown status.  I don’t pretend to know the answer.All I know is more of our tax revenue need to go to securing the nations schools from acts of barbarianism, that sadly our society is awash with

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2 Responses to “Do what works…”

  1. And also recognize and find ways to help those who are dealing with mental and behavioral issues. We all know people who are dealing with depression, addictions, etc. who truly need help. Instead of whining to the government to regulate yet another part of our lives, let’s reach out and help somebody. Who knows…maybe our actions can save another catastrophe from happening.
    The last few years, I have trained to be a personal coach and have coached many people who called the free facility where I coach as a last resort. Yes, there are things we can do to help one another from going off the deep end.

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