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Education News Archive - March 17, 2008

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
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.