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Education News Archive - November 29, 2005

ROCKVILLE CENTRE, N.Y., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Diocese of Rockville Centre announced today that it has chosen PowerSchool as its student information system (SIS) for the Dioceses' system of parochial and regional elementary schools beginning with the 2005-2006 school year.

Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.