Icelandic singer Bjork's latest gig: teaching middle school science classes.
Icelandic singer Bjork's latest gig: teaching middle school science classes. - 
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Bjork -- the eclectic Icelandic singer -- has a new gig: Teaching middle school science. In Queens. She will hold a series of classes at a Queens museum and students will write songs and use iPhone apps as part of the lessons. No word on whether students will be able to sing their way out of dissecting a frog.

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