Education News Archive - August 17, 2005

West Virginia schoolchildren would no longer be required to take the President's Physical Fitness Challenge if the state Board of Education approves a policy calling for its replacement. When lawmakers passed Gov.

WASHINGTON - People in this country have a love-hate relationship with math, a favorite school subject for some but just a bad memory for many others, especially women.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").