The Cost of Teaching

Published 08/09 2013 07:58PM

Updated 08/09 2013 10:28PM

While many children are dreading the end of summer fun, teachers all across the Big Country are preparing their classrooms for the upcoming school year.

From moving furniture to purchasing new supplies, it takes teachers several weeks to be student-ready. They believe the atmosphere they provide is critical to the child's learning and general happiness in the classroom.

Unfortunately, the majority of tools and decorations, are bought with money that comes out of their own pocket, but they say, the kids reaction makes it all worthwhile.

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