Education News Archive - June 04, 2007
By O'Neil, Robert M; Cook, Norma C; Finkin, Matthew W; Henry, Myron S; Et al I.
Topeka Public Schools honored 61 retirees during a banquet hosted by the Board of Education in May. The retirees: Janith L. Allen retires after 15 years as a media center paraprofessional at Capital City School.
The Writing Institute, a new institute based on proven classroom experiences, advanced writing tools and technology, and extensive research, is being co-produced by The Center for Performance Assessment and Vantage Learning.
By BRIAN ABERBACK and KIBRET MARKOS , STAFF WRITERS An award-winning Teaneck teacher was arrested Friday and charged with having sex with an underage student, including frequent encounters in his classroom, the men's faculty bathroom and the dean's office.
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.