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Education News Archive - November 07, 2006

E.nopi Math & English -- which is part of the Daekyo USA, Inc. nationwide franchise system of E.nopi Learning Centers -- recently hosted the 13th Annual E.nopi Math Olympiad on October 14 where children were tested on their math skills.

By Julie Hubbard and Oby Brown, The Macon Telegraph, Ga. Nov. 7--Stratford Academy's board of trustees has fired its headmaster, David Wahl, school officials said Monday night.

By Mike Copeland, Waco Tribune-Herald, Texas Nov. 5--Alin Gorgan, of Axtell, had a good job as a union electrician making $22.30 an hour. But something about a new course at Texas State Technical College pulled him in and wouldn't let go.

Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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