Heartbroken over the news of the school shooting, I taught kindergarten, can't get the image out of my mind. We had mentally ill parents at schools I worked in too - but they did not have access to guns. Mental illness is a tragedy, and we can have compassion for those who suffer from it, but giving them access to guns is the craziest of all. When will America protect her children instead of her hunters? They were just babies...
I am an assistant professor at the University of British Columbia in Inclusive Education, and the developer of the Three Block Model of Universal Design for Learning.