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Education News Archive - February 19, 2008

By Bill Robinson, The State, Columbia, S.C. Feb. 19--Group seeking permission to open one in Columbia's Eau Claire neighborhood The Richland 1 school board will get a request in the next several weeks from a group hoping to open a charter school this August in Columbia's Eau Claire neighborhood.

By Bill Robinson, The State, Columbia, S.C. Feb. 19--The Richland 1 school board will get a request in the next several weeks from a group hoping to open a charter school this August in Columbia's Eau Claire neighborhood.

By HOWARD BUCK Most high school instructors take it upon themselves to "get real" with students. But an Evergreen High School teacher remains on administrative leave following complaints that he was far too frank about sexuality in a Family Health course.

Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.