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 meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.