Education News Archive - May 09, 2007
istation today announced results of a study that conclude Istation Indicators of Progress (ISIP™) is as valid an indicator of kindergarten through third grade reading skills as Dynamic Indicators of Early Literacy Skills (DIBELSÂ®).
Word of the Day
- Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
- Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
- Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
- A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.