We are tired of watching gun violence cut short the lives of students and educators. Elected officials must take action NOW.
Contact Michigan Lawmakers Today
Contact your state lawmakers to urge action on common-sense gun safety reforms. After Oxford and MSU and too many other instances of gun violence in our schools, it’s time for action to address this scourge affecting our students and educators.
Join the Protect Our Schools Action Team
We need your help. Join a growing group of educators who are committed to taking action to protect our students and colleagues. Sign up today for the Protect Our Schools Action Team.
Order an orange MEA gun safety advocacy shirt
Orange is the national color for gun safety, which is why MEA has special orange shirts available to show your support for the cause as an educator. Get yours today.
From MEA on Gun Safety
MEA Voice Letter to the Members: Where we stand on gun safety
MEA President Paula Herbart in The Detroit News: We must stop watching and start acting to protect our kids
Polling Shows Broad, Bipartisan Support for Gun Safety Measures
MEA President Paula Herbart in The Detroit News: No excuse for lawmakers to oppose popular and reasonable gun safety laws
State Board President and Superintendent in Bridge Michigan: What is Michigan’s legislature doing to prevent another Oxford?
Michigan Gun-Safety Ranking from Everytown for Gun Safety
Michigan is in the middle of the pack in both its gun law strength and its gun violence rate, and does not have a recent track record of passing meaningful gun safety legislation. Learn more.
A Plan to Keep Students Safe
School is the last place where kids should have to worry about gun violence. Our children deserve better. Our country deserves better. Learn more from Everytown for Gun Safety about how to stop shootings and gun violence in schools.