Social Media Toolkit

National Hashtag and Social Accounts:

  • Hashtag: #NationalSchoolWalkout

  • Twitter: @schoolwalkoutUS

  • Lane Murdock: @lanemurdock2002

  • Instagram: @nationalwalkout

  • Facebook: facebook.com/schoolwalkoutUS

Sample Social Media: 

  • An average of 47 children and teens are shot every day in the US. This Friday, 2300+ schools across the country are walking out to stand up against gun violence. Join a walkout near you: http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v #NationalSchoolWalkout

  • We are joining students across the country in X days as they walk out of school to end America’s gun violence epidemic. RSVP to join the #NationalSchoolWalkout here: http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v  

  • Want the latest updates on the #NationalSchoolWalkout? Grab your 📱and text WALKOUT to 64336 to get news and more from the team.

  • This Friday, students are walking out across our country to show that they’re sick of America’s gun violence epidemic. http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v #NationalSchoolWalkout  

  • Friday, students are walking out of class because we all deserve to live in safety, no matter the color of your skin or the zip code you live in. Find a walkout near you: http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v #NationalSchoolWalkout

  • Why a #NationalSchoolWalkout? When you’re still too young to vote, school attendance is the next best way to make your voice heard. Join a walkout near you: http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v

  • On April 20th, we are joining students across the country to remind Congress that if they refuse to take action on gun violence, we will vote them out. Join the #NationalSchoolWalkout http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v

  • We stand with tens of thousands of students across the country in support of Friday’s #NationalSchoolWalkout. Join us: http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v   

  • Young people are walking out to talk about the real problems our country is facing, and the solutions that our leaders are too scared to address. Join them: http://bit.ly/2IXFk6v #NationalSchoolWalkout

  • Follow @lanemurdock2002 and @schoolwalkoutUS to learn more about the student movement against gun violence and Friday’s #NationalSchoolWalkout  

 

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Key Points about the National School Walkout:

On Friday, April 20th, students will walk out of their classrooms at 10 am. There are over 2100 walkouts planned, at least one in every state. They are are Walking Out for those who lost their lives to gun violence, to talk about the real problems our country is facing, and to find solutions the problems that our leaders have failed to address.

The National School Walkout is the launch of a forward looking youth movement that has a strategy, a plan for action, and isn’t going away.

They #NationalSchoolWalkout has a three-part goal:

  • Hold elected officials accountable

  • Promote solutions to gun violence

  • Demystify and engage students in the political system