Ana María Buitrón is a freelance photojournalist born in Quito, Ecuador. Her work uses photography to witness social problems and encourage people –silenced by countless reasons– to raise their voices. She delves into...
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Kip Mapstone, right, arrives at Academia Cotopaxi with his wife Becky and their two children Marlee and Loen. (Photo: Ana Maria Buitron for USA TODAY)
on Assignment for USA Today:These teachers' jobs give fair salary, housing, respect. All they had to do was leave U.S.