Education News Archive - July 01, 2007

By Karen Ayres, The Dallas Morning News Jul. 1--PLANO -- High school seniors who couldn't pass the state-mandated exit exam have found another way to earn their diplomas. Dozens of North Texas teens have enrolled in the T.

By Rumph, Robin Ninness, Chris; McCuller, Glen; Holland, James; Et al ABSTRACT: Skinner's classic article is reinterpreted in light of contemporary events. Skinner principally blamed cognitive psychology and colleges of education for the shameful state of American education.

By Ellis, Janet Magee, Sandy ABSTRACT: Using Glenn's framework (1985, 1986, 1988, 1991, 2004), this paper describes the public school system as an entity comprised of interrelated cultural units ranging from federal and state agencies to local school districts, schools and individual classrooms.

By McMullen, Rebecca C Shippen, Margaret E; Dangel, Harry L The purpose of this pilot study was to investigate the specific classroom organizational behaviors that middle school inclusive teachers report as expectations for students with learning disabilities.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.