One year after Parkland, it’s time to stop talking about arming educators and fortifying our schools, and focus on proven strategies that will protect students.
2018 saw a historic mobilization by educators and big wins on election night. But the usual suspects made sure the news wasn’t all good.
Communities across the country demand real action from leaders to end gun violence in our schools and neighborhoods.
“Talking and talking about it doesn’t change anything and we need to act. Our kids don’t feel safe,” says educator at March for Our Lives rally.
Overwhelming majority of NEA members say they would not carry a gun in school and they would feel less safe if school personnel were armed.
The idea that we can reduce gun violence in schools by bringing even more guns into schools is ludicrous and dangerous. Educators, parents and students are demanding common sense solutions that will actually save lives.
Nine people were shot dead on Thursday at Umpqua Community In Oregon..