Participants make their way towards the Legislative Building during a teachers rally at the General Assembly in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Thousands of teachers rallied the state capital seeking a political showdown over wages and funding for public school classrooms.
Participants make their way towards the Legislative Building during a teachers rally at the General Assembly in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Thousands of teachers rallied the state capital seeking a political showdown over wages and funding for public school classrooms. Gerry Broome AP
Participants make their way towards the Legislative Building during a teachers rally at the General Assembly in Raleigh, N.C., Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Thousands of teachers rallied the state capital seeking a political showdown over wages and funding for public school classrooms. Gerry Broome AP

The numbers that explain why teachers in Mississippi and across the country are in revolt

June 07, 2018 05:00 AM