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Geo answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the northeastern Chinese province of Liaoning. About 1000 entrants taking China's civil service entrance exam have been caught cheating. In Liaoning, authorities found elaborate schemes involving fraudulent test guides and wireless technology. Anchor Lisa Mullins gets details from the BBC's Chris Hogg.

Global Politics

Obama's education reform

President Obama said today the United States has the makings of the best education system in the world, but other nations are outpacing us. The World's Katy Clark reports on Obama's vision for beefing up learning here.

Conflict & Justice

Learning Spanish in Mexico

Mexico is so much more than the stories of violence that have recently grabbed headlines. Anchor Katy Clark traveled there recently to see how many Americans are learning Spanish in the Mexican city of Cuernavaca.

Global Politics

Education in Cambodia

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports that only a third of Cambodia's population is fully literate. The Cambodian government blames the brutal reign of the Khmer Rouge. Others blame current government corruption.

Conflict & Justice

Gas poisoning at Afghan girls' school

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Martin Patience in Kabul about two developments in Afghanistan. One is a possible chemical attack on a girls' school. The other is yesterday's unexpected dismissal of the US commander in Afghanistan.

Global Politics

Non, merci

The World's Patrick Cox speaks with Laurel Zuckerman, an American who has written a book about her failed attempt to become an English teacher in France.