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Birmingham, AL: 'Mental health was the number 1 concern of almost every superintendent'

Mar 12, 2018, Fox6, Birmingham, AL: Educators and lawmakers meet for school safety summit http://www.wbrc.com/story/37707130/educators-and-lawmakers-meet-for-school-safety-summit School leaders, lawmakers, and law enforcement personnel from Jefferson and Shelby County came together Monday for a school safety summit. The group discussed the pros and cons of safety bills making their way through the Alabama legislature. There is approximately a dozen of them up for consideration. … "Mental health was the number 1 concern of almost every superintendent that spoke and there is not a bill related to mental health that we have seen yet," said Dr. Pattie Neill, superintendent Trussville City Schools Two things lawmakers know with absolute certainty is something has to be done and the clock is ticking. …