Education News Archive - October 30, 2006

By Jeff Commings, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson Oct.

By Susan Simpson, The Daily Oklahoman Oct. 30--Glowing portraits, creaky noises, shadowy figures.

By Christina Vance, The Fresno Bee, Calif. Oct. 28--It was called one of the priciest Fresno Unified school board races in history -- $200,000 in a fight to win four school board seats. That was in 2002. Those same seats are up for grabs Nov.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.