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Education News Archive - May 30, 2007

By Jean-Paul Renaud, South Florida Sun-Sentinel May 30--It was a mistake to have students sign academic contracts and then threaten them with expulsion if they didn't earn passing grades, the Broward County School Board was told Tuesday.

Students at O.A.S.I.S. High School Preparatory Academy have exceeded all writing skills expectations--and have the scores to prove it.

Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.