**ADVANCED FOR RELEASE THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2011, AT 12:01 A.M. EDT** English teacher Elizabeth Old grades a stack of papers during the "Teacher Grade-In" demonstration in Stockton, Calif., Tuesday, May ... more 
**ADVANCED FOR RELEASE THURSDAY, MAY 26, 2011, AT 12:01 A.M. EDT** English teacher Elizabeth Old grades a stack of papers during the "Teacher Grade-In" demonstration in Stockton, Calif., Tuesday, May 10, 2011 as part of a state-wide protests against school budget cuts. Among the 275 pink-slipped Stockton teachers is Old, who has taught at her alma mater, Franklin High School, since 2007. She's worried about how her students, many of whom only read at an elementary-school level, will learn if class sizes keep growing. less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Paul Sakuma
Tue, May 24, 2011 3:18 PM EDT