Education News Archive - June 19, 2006

By Ann Doss Helms, The Charlotte Observer, N.C. Jun. 19--Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools' summer school starts this week, with about half as many students as last year.

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).