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
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).