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For Some Schools, Learning Doesn't Stop On Snow Days

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Katerina Maylock teaches a college test preparation class at Holton Arms School in Bethesda, Md. The current version of the SAT college entrance exam is having its final run, when thousands of students nationwide will sit, squirm or stress through the nearly four-hour reading, writing and math test. A new revamped version debuts in March. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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A History Of The SAT In 4 Questions

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There are shortages of special education teachers all over Idaho. Some teachers though, like Amy Griffin, a Resource Room teacher at Liberty Elementary School in Boise, Idaho, plan to make a career of it. Lee Hale/NPR hide caption

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Solving The Special Ed Teacher Shortage: Quality, Not Quantity

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Adding 'Beauty And Joy' To Obama's Push For Computer Science Teaching

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