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Winter driving presents extra challenge for driver's education students

Learning how to drive can be a difficult for anyone. But combine grasping the basic rules of the road with icy conditions and you'd be in the shoes of new drivers like Akanksha Pachpinde. Pachpinde, an Indian immigrant, said she's especially anxious having never grown up around snow.

Twitter gaining acceptance as a classroom tool

Twitter gaining acceptance as classroom tool, enabling discussions between far-flung students

Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls.

Twitter gaining acceptance as a classroom tool

Twitter gaining acceptance as classroom tool, enabling discussions between far-flung students

Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls.

Twitter gaining acceptance as a classroom tool

Twitter gaining acceptance as classroom tool, enabling discussions between far-flung students

Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls.

Twitter gaining acceptance as a classroom tool

Twitter gaining acceptance as classroom tool, enabling discussions between far-flung students

Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls.

Twitter gaining acceptance as a classroom tool

Twitter gaining acceptance as classroom tool, enabling discussions between far-flung students

Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls.

Twitter gaining acceptance as a classroom tool

Twitter gaining acceptance as classroom tool, enabling discussions between far-flung students

Some school officials try to prevent students from tweeting in class. But others are embracing social media as a learning tool, saying sites like Twitter can expand discussions beyond a classroom's four walls.