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Education News Archive - December 22, 2008

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Parental education is a strong predictor of socioeconomic status and children’s educational environment - Nevertheless, some children continue to experience reading failure in spite of high parental education and support for learning to read.

Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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