Topic: Mass Shootings in Schools:  How can we protect our children?

The shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida has sparked a national debate about guns and how best to protect students. This week in the first of two shows, we talk with a teacher, a school psychologist and students for their unique perspectives.

Guests:

Lisa Godwin, NC Teacher of the Year

Dr. Jim Deni, School Psychology Trainer & Professor, Appalachian State University

Zainab Antepli, Student, Chapel Hill High School, Chapel Hill

Erin McIndoe, Student, Green Hope High School, Cary

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