Maryland University is 1st to Install Bulletproof Whiteboards
The high-tech tablet — which hangs on a hook, measures 18 by 20 inches and comes in pink, blue and green — can be used as a personal shield for professors under attack, according to the company that makes it, and as a portable writing pad in quieter times.
Calling "campus violence a reality" to prepare for, a university in Maryland announced last week that it planned to spend $60,000 on the Clark Kent of teacher supplies: an innocuous-looking whiteboard that can stop bullets.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
LATEST EDUCATION HEADLINES
Ex-Governor Loses Lawsuit to Force Chicago School Board Elections2 days ago
Chicago School Board Sues the State Over Funding3 days ago
Trump Administration Drops Defense of Obama's Transgender Policy5 days ago
A Change in How New York Schools Test Water for Lead Finds More of It1 week ago
Universal Pre-K Is Hard to Find and Harder to Fund1 week ago
Want Free Community College? Live in San Francisco.1 week ago