Education News Archive - October 26, 2006

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G. Rendell today commended eight Pennsylvania schools named "2006 Blue Ribbon Schools" by the U.S. Department of Education.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.