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
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.