Professor White, cryptographer extraordinaire, is on the trail of the notoriously uncrackable Thomas Beale cipher—a century-old riddle hiding the location of a fortune in gold that has tormented its pursuers since inception. But White is not alone—shadowy forces are tight on his tail.
'I've had hungry students who couldn't concentrate; I've filed tax returns for kids' parents. You're the only adult they trust – the only adult that talks to them like they're a person'
Teachers are guest-editing Guardian US to highlight underfunded schools, falling pay and a new wave of activism. As part of this, the Guardian approached MUTE to portray the perspectives of life as a teacher in two different US states.