Education News Archive - March 11, 2008

By Persellin, Diane Cummings Abstract: The United States has achieved nearly universal access to education and has witnessed a phenomenal growth in the number of children who attend child care programs.

By Mupinga, Davison M Maughan, George R Abstract. Faculty workload is based on the amount of time spent on teaching, research, and service. The workload varies according to institutional focus, teaching field, type of course, course level, and instructional format.

By Clark, Jennifer Abstract. This author discusses the relationship between the use of presentation software and the maintenance of student interest in university lectures.

GLENVIEW, Ill., March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Next school year, more than 50,000 Illinois elementary students will be learning math from a new program that meets them in the digital world in which they live.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.