Education News Archive - January 17, 2008
Principal Recalls Early Lesson in School Success: Yuba Feather School's Tim Kelly Believes in Challenging Students
By Ryan McCarthy, Appeal-Democrat, Marysville, Calif. Jan. 17--Tim Kelly and his mother hit the books for long hours when, as a first-grader, he faced staying back in school and repeating the grade.
Word of the Day
- A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.