Education News Archive - December 31, 2006
Feds Investigate Gaston County Schools: Parent's Complaint Alleges Discrimination Based on Disability
By Amy Rainey, The Charlotte Observer, N.C. Dec. 31--The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights is investigating Gaston County Schools after a parent filed a complaint alleging discrimination on the basis of disability.
Word of the Day
- A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.