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 punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information.
  • A little rod; a twig.
This word comes from the Late Latin 'virgula,' accentual mark, a diminutive of 'virga,' rod.