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Venezuelan Leidy Navarro (left) walks with her daughter Valentina Caceres back to their home in Ureña, Venezuela, after picking her up at school in Cúcuta, Colombia, in March. Juan Pablo Bayona/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Latin America

Venezuela's Teachers And Students Skip School For Survival

Amid Venezuela's catastrophic economic meltdown, education experts say that it's getting much harder for children to get a good grasp of history, geography and their ABCs.

Pink & Blue Tycho feat. Saint Sinner
Till the End A Forest Mighty Black
Sebi Zala Kralj & Gašper Šantl
This Is The Life Two Door Cinema Club
Hammer Time David Kitt

Luann McVey holds a sign before the start of a rally held in support of the Alaska university system on Feb. 13 in Juneau, Alaska. Becky Bohrer/AP hide caption

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University Of Alaska Readies For Budget Slash: 'We May Likely Never Recover'

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Alaska (Sofi Tukker remix) Maggie Rogers
The Templehof File Syriana
Azalea deeB
Jealousy Best Coast
Magic Bus The Who
That Night Carousel
Rawhide Scott Walker
[Untitled Track] Markus Güntner

Venezuelan Leidy Navarro (left) walks with her daughter Valentina Caceres back to their home in Ureña, Venezuela, after picking her up at school in Cúcuta, Colombia, in March. Juan Pablo Bayona/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Venezuela's Teachers And Students Skip School For Survival

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Brunnen Liai
Boom Clap Charli XCX
Starcourt Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein
Three Futures Torres

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