Education News Archive - August 30, 2007
Superintendent Calls It Quits ; Mary Jo O'Connor Resigns After Weeks of Controversy Over a School Budget Deficit.
By KELLEY BOUCHARD Staff Writer Staff Writer Beth Quimby contributed to this report.
Word of the Day
- In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.