Education News Archive - October 24, 2005

By NIRVI SHAH Palm Beach Post Staff Writer This year, 341 students vied for the 125 coveted seats in Suncoast High School's International Baccalaureate program. It's so competitive that some parents start plotting their kids' paths there at age 10.

Roundup: Uganda makes achievements in universal primary education by Ssekandi Ronald, Chen Cailin KAMPALA, Oct.

Word of the Day
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".