Education News Archive - February 20, 2007

By Wagner, Christopher R Once thought of as a soft approach to school improvement efforts, school culture has finally amassed the depth of research necessary to qualify as a mainstay in a school leader's annual improvement plans. Every school has a culture, and every school can improve its culture.

PLANO, Texas, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Education To Go (ed2go) is proud to announce that Robert LeCroy from Collin County Community College District has been recognized as the one millionth student to enroll in an ed2go online course.

Rock Creek International School's Board of Trustees today named Dr. Peter R. Greer as Head of the School. Dr. Greer comes to RCIS from the largest independent day school in New Jersey, The Montclair Kimberley Academy, where he served as Headmaster for thirteen years. Dr.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.