As many students nationwide participated in a National School Walkout against gun violence, educators throughout Wisconsin wore orange Wednesday to demonstrate their support for common sense gun legislation. This is a good time to tell your legislators to co-sponsor the Wisconsin Student Safety Solutions legislation, which includes the principles for safe schools forwarded by the state Department of Public Instruction in partnership with WEAC. Click the link below to ask your legislators to sign on now:
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Wisconsin Representative Sondy Pope has introduced a package of bills aimed at keeping students and staff safe. The bills reflect the principles for safe schools forwarded by the state department of public instruction in partnership with WEAC, calling for solutions that improve social and mental health – not pointing more guns at schools.
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Read more about Wear Orange Day and the National School Walkout by students: