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Education News Archive - June 06, 2006

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
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.