Education News Archive - June 06, 2006
Groveport Madison Superintendent Leaving District: Retirement Comes As Schools, Already on "Academic Watch," Face Divide, Debt
By Charlie Roduta, The Columbus Dispatch, Ohio Jun. 6--Groveport Madison Superintendent Timm Mackley will cap 32 years as an Ohio educator when he retires from the school district next month.
Word of the Day
- 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.