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
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'