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Education News Archive - May 03, 2006

What teenage girl wouldn't want the opportunity to

By Chris Kahn, South Florida Sun-Sentinel May 3--Parents in Broward County will be able to choose from a wider menu of charter schools next year following a School Board decision Tuesday to accept more taxpayer-funded, privately run classrooms into the district.

Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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