Education News Archive - January 21, 2009

Sixty schools throughout the United States have instituted a nutrition program aimed at promoting increased fruit and vegetable consumption, a principal says.


The Texas Board of Education convened a public hearing Wednesday on proposed new standards for the teaching of science in Texas classrooms.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).