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Education News Archive - April 23, 2007

Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ: CECO) announced today that it has voluntarily signed an Agreement on Code of Conduct proposed by New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo. Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is also signatory to the agreement with the company.

ORLANDO, Fla., April 23 /PRNewswire/ -- This year, Rosemont Elementary's sixty struggling readers in the third, fourth and fifth grades have dramatically increased their reading fluency level by using the Soliloquy Reading Assistant, an interactive, speech-enabled educational software program.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • 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'.