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
  • The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
  • A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
  • To mutter deliriously.
The word 'dwale' comes from an Old English word meaning 'error, doubt, delusion.'