• How a teacher who survived Columbine as a teen prepares her students for school shootings 19 years later

    9 monthes ago - By Boston Herald

    On April 20, 1999, Heather Martin hid in the Columbine High School choir office with about 60 other students as terror unfolded. The shootings at her school left 12 students and one teacher dead and shocked the nation. It was the deadliest high school shooting in America - until Wednesday when 17 were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
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  • 19 years later, Columbine High School massacre survivors say they still struggle and have debilitating anxiety

    19 years later, Columbine High School massacre survivors say they still struggle and have debilitating anxiety

    9 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    In 1999, Columbine High School, in Littleton, Colorado, faced at the time the largest school shooting in American history.
    Nearly 20 years later, survivors still suffer debilitating side effects from the trauma of that day.
    Four Columbine survivors spoke with Business Insider about the aftermath of the tragedy, their efforts to help preempt future tragedies, and work with other survivors of mass shootings.
    When a mass shooting grips a nation, as it did Wednesday as reports of a shooting at a Florida high school unfurled, many individuals follow media coverage closely for updates.
    For...
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