I have the deepest sympathy for the teachers and students who died or were wounded in any and all of this countries school shootings.
The meetings were prompted by the slaying of 10 people last week at Santa Fe High School.
That's in sharp contrast to the response to the February 14 shooting rampage at a high school in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 dead. Instead, teachers will be working at Santa Fe ISD headquarters.
Wall said that the district will later provide additional information to students on academics, campus activities and end of the year procedures. They'll have access to "counseling assistance from many state and local agencies" and will see additional law enforcement officers on campus, the superintendent said.
The team wore "We Play for Santa Fe" T-shirts in Santa Fe High School's colors.
On Wednesday, a lobbyist from the Texas State Rifle Association, affiliated with the National Rifle Association, will be participating with state lawmakers and education and law enforcement officials.
The roundtable was closed to the media.
Cecilia Reynolds-Perez, principal of W.B. Ray High in Corpus Christi, said staffing ratios were her major concern. "He told his mother he loves her, and he will try to be strong to help us cope". "We have like one counselor to every 600 students, and there's no way for a counselor to identify warning signs about some students, the potential ones, who are going to cause these (violent) actions". Texas also allows rifles to be openly carried in public. The school district issued a statement saying it investigated the accusations and "confirmed that these reports were untrue".
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She said her ministry would continue to monitor the situation at all levels and will update the public as the epidemic unfolds. The spread of the virus from rural areas into a city has raised fears it could quickly spread and become harder to control.
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Round Rock Police Chief Allen Banks said there are pros and cons to the idea.
"Some people are saying you can't prevent guns with guns", Ybarra said. "Training has to be paramount".
Republican lieutenant governor, Dan Patrick, a staunch supporter of gun rights in Texas, blamed the number of doors in schools to be the root-cause of the entire problem.
The last of three roundtable meetings will take place Thursday and will focus on victims and victims' families.
He called for a series of high-level policy meetings after a high school near Houston became the latest to have a mass shooting. He is charged with capital murder of multiple people and aggravated assault on a public servant but has not entered a plea.
"The problem is that innocent people are being shot", Abbott said.
Abbott says he wants to keep guns away from people who'd "murder children".