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Lesson Plans: What Makes A Great Teacher?

Series Introduction: Helping Our Teachers

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What Should Go Into A Teaching Degree?

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Fenway High School, which is directly across the street from Fenway Park, is one of many public schools in Boston that host teacher residents. Claudio Sanchez/NPR hide caption

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Programs Train Teachers Using Medical School Model

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Michigan Teaching School Tries Something New

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Nontraditional Teachers May Be In Mich.'s Future

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'Teach For America' Teachers Learn On The Job

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