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Mass. schools assess safety measures after Newtown killings

Schools across Massachusetts will be reviewing and tightening security plans and procedures over the next few weeks, as officials attempt to prevent the kind of mass shooting that occurred Friday at a Connecticut elementary school.

Yet even as school officials step up security, education specialists say they know there is only so much they can do: ­driven individuals will find ways to get around the measures.

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