Teach and reward alternative language and strategies.
I am the guy who gets to do the threat assessments when this happens.
Kids need to understand the gravity of the language.
I have already had an 8th grade arrested with the news van and everything this school-year for a similar threat.
Every school shooting in the news will raise the stakes even more.
Law enforcement is caring less and less about intent.
They don’t want inaction on their part to be a public case study like the task force that published a report on the Parkland shooting…