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Kenny Schmidt, 12, puts his paper airplane in motion Wednesday at Willmar Middle School. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)

Teachers apply NASA lessons in Willmar, Minn., classrooms

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Paper airplanes glided across the sixth-grade science classroom, and the room was busy with chatter and activity as kids judged flight patterns and commented on the various designs.


It looked like a movie scene of teacher-leaves-the-room chaos. But in this case, teacher John Kuznik was right in the middle of the action.

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Linda Vanderwerf

I cover education issues for the West Central Tribune and have worked for the paper since 1995. I have worked in journalism since 1981.

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