Education News Archive - November 10, 2005
Over 1 billion worldwide lack basic education: Commonwealth Education Fund ABUJA, Nov. 9 (Xinhua) -- The Commonwealth Education Fund (CEF) said here Wednesday that over one billion people in the world, mostly women, lack basic education.
Word of the Day
- The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.