Education News Archive - August 22, 2007

By Kamps, Debra Abbott, Mary; Greenwood, Charles; Arreaga-Mayer, Carmen; Et al Abstract. This experimental/comparison study of secondary-level, small-group instruction included 318 first- and second-grade students (170 ELL and 148 English-only) from six elementary schools.

Word of the Day
  • One of a pair of round metal cymbals attached to the fingers and struck together for rhythm and percussion in belly dancing.
The word 'zill' comes from a Turkish word meaning "cymbals".