Education News Archive - September 07, 2007

The Willa Cather Elementary School, is rated Chicago's number one school in reading improvement for the past school year out of 481 Chicago public elementary schools. Cather showed reading gains at a rate of increase that is nearly seven times faster than the City average.

Word of the Day
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.