Kelda Roys, who is now campaigning for governor of Wisconsin on a gun control platform, recently shared a story about her 3-year-old daughter playing a "game" involving hiding in a corner and remaining quiet.
Cohen also revealed in the thread that her child had already been taught lockdown drills in pre-kindergarten classes. Kids in Austria only know fire drills. She later tweeted that the school is doing what it needs to do, adding: "My issue is with the political & cultural factors that brought us to this sad state".More news: United States must stop separating migrant children from parents
Georgy Cohen told The Boston Globe she shared the photo on Twitter after coming across the "jarring" poster in her 5-year-old daughter's classroom at Somerville Public School in MA.
A MA kindergarten class is drawing attention for using a lullaby to teach students about lockdown drills.
Cohen declined to identify the school where she saw the poster as part of a district-wide tour event for parents to get a sneak peak at their children's next - or first - place of learning. "I've always kind of felt like eventually it was going to happen here too".More news: Manas Sahoo Creates Sand Sculpture to Mark World Environment Day
"I think that this is a case where our educators are in a new reality, and they are doing the best they can across all different grade levels to ensure they keep students safe", Skipper said in a follow-up phone interview. "It is jarring - it's jarring for students, for educators, and for families".
This should not be hanging in my soon-to-be-kindergartener's classroom. "To see that absurdity and horror and have that sick feeling in your stomach is important", Cohen said.
"As much as we would prefer that school lockdowns not be a part of the educational experience, unfortunately this is the world we live in", the statement reads.More news: No chemo? Triangle doctors excited by new findings for breast cancer patients
A parent has shared her dismay at seeing an ominous "lockdown" nursery rhyme in her child's kindergarten class which gives instructions on what to do in the event of an active shooter.