Education News Archive - February 11, 2008

ALEKS Corporation, a leading provider of K-12, Higher Education, and consumer Web-based assessment and learning solutions for mathematics, today announced the release of QuickTables, a math fact mastery tool for multiplication, division, addition, and subtraction for grades 3 and up.


Increases in young women's drinking during the transition from high school through the first year of college can have dangerous physical, sexual and psychological implications.

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.