Education News Archive - December 28, 2005
By T.S. Mills-Faraudo, STAFF WRITER School districts faced with a dearth of candidates for special education, math and science teaching positions have found a temporary fix in an unlikely place -- the Philippines.
Word of the Day
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.