In this Aug. 17, 2011 photo, fourth grade teacher Christy Goff prepares her classroom for the first day of school at Caprock Elementary School in the Keller Independent School District in Fort Worth, ... more 
In this Aug. 17, 2011 photo, fourth grade teacher Christy Goff prepares her classroom for the first day of school at Caprock Elementary School in the Keller Independent School District in Fort Worth, Texas. As schools across Texas prepare to start classes on Monday, Aug. 22, many are facing budget cuts to their funding provided by the state government. (AP Photo/LM Otero) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By LM Otero
Fri, Aug 19, 2011 6:41 PM EDT