Students and teachers across the country will stage a classroom walk out Wednesday in a show of support for the 17 people killed in a Florida high school shooting.
Enough is enough!— Women's March (@womensmarch) February 16, 2018
Women's March Youth EMPOWER is calling for students, teachers, and allies to take part in a #NationalSchoolWalkout for 17 minutes at 10am on March 14, 2018. Join us in saying #ENOUGH!https://t.co/8ZE8uthRlZ pic.twitter.com/45yCZl4zDm
Aside from showing love and support for the victims of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, the walkout will also advocate for stricter gun control laws.
EMPOWER, the group organizing the protest, says the walkout at 10 a.m. will last 17 minutes to honor each of the shooting victims.
Over 2,000 walkouts are planned across the country, according to the organization's website.
To find a planned event near you, or to add your school's, click here.