WHEREAS, Indiana teachers were assaulted with plastic pellets in something called an "active shooter drill,” and,
WHEREAS, in actual assaults, teachers have saved student lives; and,
WHEREAS, in the course of doing so, some teachers have sacrificed their own lives; and,
WHEREAS, it’s of no benefit whatsoever to terrorize people in schools; be it, therefore
RESOLVED, that the United Federation of Teachers categorically opposes the use of weapons of any sort against teachers, students, or anyone present in schools in drills or any school-sponsored activities.