Education News Archive - March 01, 2007

By Heather Woodward, The Olympian, Olympia, Wash. Mar. 1--Kevin Wimsett doesn't always have to rely on textbooks when he's giving his classes a civics lesson. The Black Hills High School social studies teacher can draw from his own life.

By Tony Gordon Daily Herald Legal Affairs Writer A veteran Mundelein High School teacher and athletic coach was arrested Tuesday and charged with soliciting pornographic photographs of one of his students.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.