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National School Shield Task Force Director, Asa Hutchinson speaks during a news conference at National Press Club in Washington, on Tuesday, April 2, 2013. The National School Shield program is a frame work to arm security guards in any school system who want to be part of the program. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)

NRA study: Train, arm school staffers to improve security

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WASHINGTON (AP) -- Schools across the nation should train selected staff members to carry weapons and should each have at least one armed security officer to make students safer and allow a quicker response to an attack, the director of a National Rifle Association-sponsored study said Tuesday.

By ALAN FRAM

Associated Press

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