Education News Archive - March 06, 2008

By Clint Cooper, Chattanooga Times/Free Press, Tenn. Mar. 6--In the fall of 1956, Bonnie Cooper began first grade at Frank H. Trotter Elementary School with the rest of her black classmates. A year earlier, the Alton Park school had only white pupils.

By Aldridge, Jerry A MODEL FOR IMPLEMENTING RESPONSIVENESS TO INTERVENTION. Fuchs, L., & Fuchs, D. Teaching Exceptional Children, 2007, 39(5), 14-20.

SS&C Technologies, Inc. (www.ssctech.com), a global provider of financial services software and software-enabled services, today announced that Rutgers Business School has partnered with SS&C's Zoologic Learning Solutions to offer its MBA Essentials program to all full-time MBA students.

By Jennifer Amy Myers, The Sun, Lowell, Mass. Mar. 6--LOWELL -- The staff of the Varnum Literacy and Arts Elementary School knew the end was near, but the loss still cuts to the bone of the tight-knit group.

Word of the Day
  • 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.