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Education News Archive - August 23, 2005

Biographies of new principals at Guilford County schools (photos were not available for all principals) Claxton Elementary:Anessa Burgman Age: 36 Replaced: Judy Jones, retired College: Appalachian State; masters and education specialist degrees from UNCG Experience: Six years, principal of Oak Ridge Elementary, Colfax Elementary and Ferndale Middle; assistant principal, Northeast Middle; teacher, Millis Road Elementary They said it: All children have the right to receive an education.

Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.