Why do liberals support a ‘safe sex’ class in public schools but not a class like this? It’s not supposed to make sense.
SALT LAKE CITY – A Woods Cross senator wants middle school students to be part of a discussion regarding gun safety.
Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, is set to propose a bill the educational pilot program for eighth graders.
“This type of training would say: don’t touch a gun, don’t pick it up, don’t pull the trigger, don’t point it at anybody. Just notify an adult,” Weiler said.
Students would not handle guns in the classroom. Gun experts would teach an approved curriculum. School districts and parents could choose to opt into the course.
Weiler said the reality is some kids aren’t armed with all the facts. He thinks the training can help prevent or avoid dangerous situations.
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