A struggle breaks out in Springfield Elementary and classes are suspended because of a teachers strike. However, considering the very poor conditions in which teaching and learning take place, who should participate in the protests ? Who has the right to demand a fairer situation ? The children are caught in a struggle based on an economy-focused logic. But schools are not enterprises ; the aim is not to make a profit… or is it ? In this tension one of the most original and provoking episodes of the series is played out.