Education News Archive - August 11, 2005

The Washington State Board of Education has made the correct decision to grant 69 school districts waivers to the annual minimum of 180 class days for students. But it's good that not one of Clark County's nine school districts is on that list.

Word of the Day
  • A poem in which the author retracts something said in an earlier poem.
The word 'palinode' comes from Greek roots meaning 'again' and 'song'.