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Education News Archive - December 10, 2006

By Montiel-Overall, Patricia PREPARING STUDENTS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY IS A CHALLENGING AND DAUNTING TASK. IT IS A RESPONSIBILITY THAT WE HAVE COME TO REALIZE IS BEST UNDERTAKEN THROUGH THE EXPERTISE OF MANY . INDIVIDUALS WORKING TOGETHER TO ENHANCE STUDENT LEARNING.

Word of the Day
fleuron
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]