Second Grade Teacher Kathy Etheridge, far right, works with some of her 23 students, including Kyle Burgess, in foreground, Daniel Gomez-Cervantes, white shirt and Caleb Leach, second from right, during a small-group reading time at Vance Elementary School on Feb. 5, 2015.
Second Grade Teacher Kathy Etheridge, far right, works with some of her 23 students, including Kyle Burgess, in foreground, Daniel Gomez-Cervantes, white shirt and Caleb Leach, second from right, during a small-group reading time at Vance Elementary School on Feb. 5, 2015. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com
Second Grade Teacher Kathy Etheridge, far right, works with some of her 23 students, including Kyle Burgess, in foreground, Daniel Gomez-Cervantes, white shirt and Caleb Leach, second from right, during a small-group reading time at Vance Elementary School on Feb. 5, 2015. Corey Lowenstein clowenst@newsobserver.com