Many Green Country schools canceled classes Monday so employees and students could rally for better education funding.
An estimated 25,000 teachers, parents and students were expected to attend a rally Monday, March 31, 2014 at the Oklahoma Capitol building in Oklahoma City. Attendees called for increased education funding for Oklahoma schools.
Thousands appeared to rally for education at the state capitol in Oklahoma City March 31, 2014.
Thousands of educators, parents and students attended a rally Monday, March 31, 2014 at the Oklahoma state Capitol, calling for increased funding for the state's education system.
Tulsa Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Keith Ballard speaks to the crowd at the education rally at the state capitol in Oklahoma City March 31, 2014.
Teachers rally at the state capitol March 31, 2014.
A bus carries people to the state capitol for an education rally in Oklahoma City March 31, 2014.