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Education News Archive - June 14, 2007

By Sheldon, Steven B ABSTRACT Researchers and policy makers have questioned the efficacy of family-involvement interventions. They believe that more studies are needed to compare outcomes of students whose families received a partnership intervention with those who did not.

By Jitendra, Asha K Sczesniak, Edward; Griffin, Cynthia C; Deatline- Buchman, Andria ABSTRACT The authors conducted design or classroom experiments (R. Gersten, S. Baker, & J. W.

Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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