"Live to Teach" is a unique collection of teacher stories about the war, recounting their daily heroics on the educational front, their boundless care for the new generation of Ukrainian children, and their unshakeable belief in common sense to overcome cruelty and ignorance.
The section brings together the stories of teachers from Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts who lost their homes to Russian aggression twice: both in 2014 and 2022.
A section about teachers who have taught or continue to teach under shelling, risking their lives every day.
The section depicts the experience of teachers who suspended work in their schools to defend Ukraine at the front.
This section contains the stories of teachers whose towns or villages came under Russian occupation.
The section represents the experiences of teachers who were forced to go abroad.
The chapter concludes with the stories of teachers who, from the very first days of the war, joined the volunteer movement within their communities or even the whole country.