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Education News Archive - November 10, 2009

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Virtual reality games could help children to escape victimization and bullying at school, according to researchers at the University of Warwick.

Before the Equal Pay Act of 1963 was signed into law by President Kennedy, women earned about fifty percent less than men.

Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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