West Virginia Public Schools Are Shut Down As Teachers Protest Due To The Low Pay
February 27, 2018
According to data from the Organization for Economic Development and Cooperation, teachers in the US earn less than 60 cents on every dollar compared to other professionals. They also tend to work for longer than their colleagues in other countries.
@WVGovernor My mom and other educators took time out of there day to make sure that kids who probably wont get food all weekend, received food. Teachers deserve better #WVteachers pic.twitter.com/pMxLFRkJfU
— Ashlyn Martin (@_ashmartin_5) February 22, 2018