Education News Archive - January 10, 2006

By Murray Light Elementary and secondary schools throughout the nation are adopting various techniques to get children to school on time. Many of these programs are producing positive results, but the evidence still shows disturbing signs of a continuing upsurge in late arrivals to school. The U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.