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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Dawn Richmond and Ryan Collins, both teachers and parents, hold signs in front of Northwest School of the Arts to protest deep cuts in education funding. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Teacher Brian Hester (left) makes a sign saying "Without teachers there would be no Governors" during a protest this morning at Northwesst School of the Arts. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Theater teacher Bonnie Fraker holds a sign during a protest this morning at Northwest School of the Arts. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Teachers and students, and parents, line Beatties Ford Rd. in front of Northwest School of the Arts to show support for teachers. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Teachers and students, and parents, line Beatties Ford Rd. in front of Northwest School of the Arts to show support for teachers. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Parent Sharon Baker (right) and students Sarah Moore (center) and Matt Mitchell (left) line Beatties Ford Rd. in front of Northwest School of the Arts to show support for teachers. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Students line Beatties Ford Rd. in front of Northwest School of the Arts to show support for teachers. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Teacher Barbara Wesselman (right) hands notes to students outside her classroom at Northwest School of the Arts. The notes explained her intention to stay silent during a day of protest against deep cuts in education spending by the NC legislature. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
    Teacher Barbara Wesselman (right) is embraced by student Addie Mcbryde (CQ) in her classroom at Northwest School of the Arts. It was her intention to stay silent during a day of protest against deep cuts in education spending by the NC legislature. JEFF WILLHELM - jwillhelm@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    Parents and students line the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrive at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    Parents and students lined the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrive at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    First grader Luke Schubert, 6, and his mother Jen, join about 100 other parents and students who lined the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrive at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Principal Tara Lynn Sullivan made pancakes for teachers in the media center. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    Teacher Beth Rash is greeted by student Elizabeth Willis, 9, as parents and students lined the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrived at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    Parents and students lined the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrive at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    Parents and students lined the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrive at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    Parents and students lined the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrive at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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    DAVIE HINSHAW - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER
    Principal Tara Lynn Sullivan made pancakes for teachers in the media center while parents and students lined the sidewalk greeting teachers as they arrive at Elizabeth Lane Elementary in Matthews, Monday morning Nov. 4, 2013. Teachers are taking part in a statewide effort to raise awareness for challenges they face in the classroom. They are calling it a Òwalk-inÓ with the main focus on their salaries. Davie Hinshaw - dhinshaw@charlotteobserver.com
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