The Emptiest Classroom In America

The imagery may be beautiful, but each of these 857 desks represents a student who drops out of school each hour of every school day in the US. This installation took place in Washington about a month ago, as a reminder that you shouldn’t let education take a backseat this November. Don’t Forget Ed—join the movement.

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Take a look at how it all came together:

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