Education News Archive - February 20, 2008

By Johnson, Arlene E ABSTRACT The introduction of web-based instruction into nursing education has resulted in a significant change in the responsibilities of nurse educators.

By Blauvelt, Margaret J Spath, Mary L ABSTRACT This article describes a formal mentoring program for new nurse faculty at a small, private, midwestern university.

MAXIMUS (NYSE:MMS), a leading provider of government services, announced today that the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction (NDDPI) has selected its TIENET® special education case management system for a statewide implementation.

By Elaine Marsilio, Odessa American, Texas Feb. 20--ECISD administrators continue to analyze proposed bell schedules for the high schools, which would begin in August.

Word of the Day
  • The relation of a son or daughter to a parent: the correlative of paternity.
  • The establishment of a filial relation, specifically by adoption.
  • In law, the judicial determination of the paternity of a child, especially of a bastard; affiliation.
The word 'filiation' comes from a Latin word meaning 'legal right of a son'.