State Rep. Shevrin Jones filed legislation Thursday (HB 201) that would create a new commission to study gun violence in urban communities. The “Urban Core Gun Violence Task Force” would be made [...]
Rep. Shevrin Jones appeared on MSNBC to discuss Florida’s decision to allow armed teacher in the classroom and the need for implicit bias training. Read the original article here.
Teachers in this state could soon be armed—and this lawmaker is fighting to protect Black children from the proven disciplinary bias that could soon turn lethal. Florida is a signature away from [...]
MIAMI — The outcome of the vote in the Florida State House this week was a foregone conclusion: A proposal to allow teachers to carry firearms in school would easily win approval. But that did [...]
[Opinion Editorial by Rep. Shevrin Jones] As a former educator in Broward Public Schools and state lawmaker who represents communities in South Florida, I am horrified by some of the [...]