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Education News Archive - October 23, 2006

CHICAGO, Oct. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The Third Edition of Everyday Mathematics, the nation's leading standards-based elementary mathematics program for Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 6 published by Wright Group/McGraw-Hill, is now available.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.