April 20 - 10 AM
April 20, 1999
The Columbine High School shooting sparked a national debate about gun violence and school safety.
Students of color are disproportionately criminalized for low level offenses and routine misbehavior.
The Future We Want: Our Demands
ACTION + VISIBILITY = POWER
|your peers||Use existing networks, meet people where they are. Speak their language, convince them to join you. Think about next steps.|
|school officials||Use platforms that are permanent. Make your case. Show you care. Make demands, suggestion. Demonstrate pride in your school.|
|legislators||Know who represents you. Know what matters to them. Know what's going on in your legislature.|
|the media||Provide an insider's perspective. Tell the real story. Emphasize your message. Twitter is key!|
Show what adults can't see.
Make your message clear.
tag folks who can lift you up
using live video
know your rights