Education News Archive - May 16, 2007

MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS), The Chicago Board of Education has selected MAXIMUS and its TIENET™ special education case management system for district-wide implementation.

The Missouri Higher Education Loan Authority (MOHELA), through the MOHELA College Access and Affordability (MCAA) Fund, reaffirmed its commitment today to educational and economic opportunity in Missouri by supporting two new student loan forgiveness programs.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]