As we begin another school year, students all over the nation and world will be taking all modes of transportation to get to school.
Most in the U.S. take a school bus, public transportation or take a ride with parents.
Around the world, in certain developing or war-torn areas, some kids traverse more dangerous routes to get to school. Here are a few photos from Amusing Planet of children crossing some pretty treacherous terrain to get to school.
Show these to your kids when and if they ever pitch a fit about walking a few feet or taking a bus to get to school.
Click HERE to get the back story to each image.