Education News Archive - May 08, 2007

By DEENA YELLIN, STAFF WRITER WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP The Westwood Regional School District is searching for a replacement for Washington Elementary School Principal John Smatla, who recently announced his resignation.

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.