Gun group gives training to 'sitting duck' teachers

Gun-rights advocates in Utah offered six hours of training in handling concealed weapons for 200 Utah teachers on Dec. 27, 2012, in the latest effort to arm teachers to confront school assailants.

Stephen Pratt, a third-grade teacher from Alpine, Utah, is fingerprinted for a gun carry permit Dec. 27, 2012, during concealed-weapons training for 200 Utah teachers in West Valley City, Utah. The Utah Shooting Sports Council offered six hours of training in handling concealed weapons in the latest effort to arm teachers to confront school assailants. (Associated Press)

Stephen Pratt, a third-grade teacher from Alpine, Utah, is fingerprinted for a gun carry permit Dec. 27, 2012, during concealed-weapons training for 200 Utah teachers in West Valley City, Utah. The Utah Shooting Sports Council offered six hours of training in handling concealed weapons in the latest effort to arm teachers to confront school assailants. (Associated Press)

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