Education News Archive - March 26, 2006

By Doug Belden, Pioneer Press, St. Paul, Minn. Mar. 26--Five finalists for the St. Paul schools superintendent job will meet the public Monday. Among them are a pilot, an avid backpacker, a book-club devotee, a news junkie and one who grew up in a family of 17.

By Joselle Galis-Menendez, The Miami Herald Mar. 26--The debates have quieted, the votes are tallied and a group of West Kendall parents are breathing a temporary sigh of relief.

Word of the Day
  • The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
The word 'cowpooling' was formed on the model of 'carpooling'.