School District Arms Teachers with Baseball Bats to Take On Shooters

A Pennsylvania school district has opted to arm their teachers with miniature baseball bats as a "last resort" to combat a would-be attacker.

The Hill reports each teacher in the school district will be given a small 16 inch plastic bat and “receive training” on how to use it in a potential school shooting.

Millcreek School District Superintendent William Hall said the bats are primarily “symbolic” but an option in case a teacher needs to fight back during a school shooting.

In March, another Pennsylvania school district gave their teachers a bucket of rocks to throw at a potential shooter.

Corrie O'Connor

Program Guide

  • The Real Estate Report with Tony Mendes

    AM 1220 Money Team is a new approach for your financial issues. No longer are   >>

  • Phil's Gang
    8:00PM - 9:00PM

    Phil Grande is the country's premier stock market educational resource that   >>

  • InvestTalk
    9:00PM - 10:00PM

    InvestTalk is a weekday radio show featuring Steve Peasley, who discusses a new   >>

See the Full Program Guide