Photo essay: A day in the life of one Delta teacher

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“It’s a shame that you have to move further away from students to receive more pay. This is why the best teachers leave the classroom.”

— Kaitlyn Barton, English teacher at Clarksdale High School.

Click through the photos below and follow Barton as she navigates through her day of teaching, working a second job and, finally, making it home to prepare for her next day in the classroom.

Read part one of our teacher shortage series.