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Teaching In A Remote, Modern, One-Room Schoolhouse: 70 Miles From Nowhere | NBC News

In Duckwater, Nevada, where the nearest gas station is 70 miles away, Lyn Huston has been teaching students from kindergarten through 8th grade for 20 years. There are fewer than 200 one-teacher schoolhouses left in the United States, but for some students, these modern one-room schoolhouses still offer an opportunity for a formal education.
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  1. one-teacher schools are brilliant. my siblings and i attended one. when we moved it closed for lack of numbers…so sad.

  2. God she made me cry at the end I wish I had teachers who cared as much as she does

  3. This teacher wants to teach. She loves teaching. Any accomplishments by her students are because of her dedication to teaching.

  4. This is encouraging and it shows what can be done with "little."

  5. She looks like that police officer who was getting scammed called by that Indian.

  6. That's a school without students but full of resources
    I attended a school without recourses but full of students

  7. My dad didn't get taught in any school.
    He survived The Great Depression and read library books. 📚
    School was not affordable.
    And I'm still alive to tell the tale!
    "We don't need no education, we don't need no thought control"
    – Pink Floyd

  8. What a wonderful story….. too much love and passion for other… very inspiring!!! You are real heroes!!! God bless you all!!!

  9. I would like to see more reporting like this, instead of all of the negative and toxic political news. 👍

  10. I think I'm in love with the teachers aide. Gorgeous

  11. Wouuuuuuuuuuuuuuuu this is IMPRESSIVE!

  12. Thumbnail looks like Han Solo 😂

  13. Amazingly beautiful! Congratulations to all who make it work.

  14. Why are people living in seclusion out there? Nothing around and yet the parents have jobs somewhere?

  15. That's BEAUTIFUL. I Tip my hat to the multi talented teachers…. BRAVO!!!!

  16. Ahhh seclusion……….beautiful

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