ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) - The parents of Emilie Parker, one of those killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, came by KRQE News 13 Friday to talk about school safety.
And they want you to know that as a parent you have the ability to bring improvements to your child's school, Alissa and Robbie Parker said.
"We want to be able to empower parents that the responsibility is on them to ask their appropriate questions, to seek out the appropriate resources, to make sure they can make a difference in their schools," Robbie Parker said.
The Parkers are in New Mexico as part of a special trip.
On Thursday they helped to plant a garden in honor of Emilie at Maggie Córdova Elementary School in Rio Rancho.
Emilie was a kindergartener there before her family moved to Connecticut last year.
She was one of 26 students and teachers killed in the massacre in Newtown, Conn., last December.
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