Education News Archive - December 22, 2008
Parental education is a strong predictor of socioeconomic status and childrenâ€™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
- 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.'