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Iraqi Schools

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Iraqi Schools

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Iraqi Schools

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NPR's Scott Simon reports on the state of Iraqi schools after the overthrow of Saddam Hussein's regime. Administrators and teachers are struggling to get Iraq's schools ready to re-open. They're cleaning up after the looters, and beginning to plan changes in the old curriculum, which was laced with Baath party ideology.