Education News Archive - January 31, 2008

By Kathy A. Goolsby, The Dallas Morning News Jan. 31--A new type of school that allows students to earn high school and college diplomas at the same time has proved so popular that several area school systems are scrambling to keep up with the demand.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.