Education News Archive - January 29, 2007
By Danica Coto, The Charlotte Observer, N.C. Jan. 29--Racing to rev kids' enthusiasm for learning Teachers across North Carolina are betting that NASCAR-related lesson plans will snag the attention of students otherwise not interested in learning.
SCARSDALE, N.Y., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Free reading lessons are now available on-line, thanks to Montessori Home, Inc. The interactive website features 40 mini-lessons geared to beginning readers and is available at http://www.learntoreadfree.com/.
- A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).