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Education News Archive - April 09, 2008

By Anonymous If you think the conventional wisdom that big-city schools are failing their students is an exaggeration, think again.

Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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