Some 1,200 people were at the Washington Avenue Armory in Albany on Wednesday to chant and cheer for more spending on schools. Gazette columnist Carl Strock captured these images.
Kids were on hand to help make the point.
Speakers waited their turn on the dais.
A member of New York State United Teachers lent support.
Kids posed for photographs in their T-shirts.
Shooting video for television.
The Campaign for Fiscal Equity was a main organizer.
Making their position known.
This was the universal position.