Schoolchildren take part in an art workshop at the 'Arte Continua' gallery in Havana, on June 12, 2017.
Schoolchildren take part in an art workshop at the 'Arte Continua' gallery in Havana, on June 12, 2017. YAMIL LAGE AFP/Getty Images
Schoolchildren take part in an art workshop at the 'Arte Continua' gallery in Havana, on June 12, 2017. YAMIL LAGE AFP/Getty Images

Some 40,000 Cuban teachers have left the profession under Raúl Castro

September 03, 2017 08:10 AM

UPDATED September 03, 2017 04:55 PM

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