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Education News Archive - October 28, 2005

By Larry Rea Special to Bartlett Appeal They are at the front line of their profession, four educators who may be new at their schools in 2005-06 but are certainly not novices at what they do best - serving as role models for future generations of teachers .

Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.