Education News Archive - March 17, 2008
The Fraser Institute: Annual Awards for Excellence Honour Ontario's Top-Performing Elementary Schools
Educators from Ontario's top-performing elementary schools will be recognized at the 2008 Garfield Weston Awards for Excellence in Education, Wednesday, March 19, at the Fairmont Royal York in Toronto.
Word of the Day
- A dirge; a lamentation for the dead. The custom of singing dirges at funerals was formerly prevalent in Scotland and Ireland, especially in the Highlands of Scotland.
The word 'coranach' comes from the Scottish Gaelic corranach and Irish corānach.