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New Book Seeks To Inspire Teachers To Innovate In The Classroom

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Sal Khan, founder of the Khan Academy, sits in the main room of his laboratory school in Silicon Valley. Sami Yenigun/NPR hide caption

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From YouTube Pioneer Sal Khan, A School With Real Classrooms

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A Nobel Laureate's Education Plea: Revolutionize Teaching

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More Teachers Can't Afford To Live Where They Teach

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Shaky Cease-Fire Holds In Syria, For Now

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Campaigns Update: Controversy Ignites Over Trump And The KKK

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In this 2008 file photo, a painting of John Coltrane stares down from the wall at the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox Church in San Francisco. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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At The Holy House Of Coltrane, A 'Jerusalem' Of Jazz Faces Eviction

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