Education News Archive - November 18, 2009
Although the Supreme Courtâ€™s Brown v Board of Education in 1954 overturned segregation within many US metropolitan communities and districts, school districts were slow to change and have remained segregated between districts.
Word of the Day
- To stammer.
- Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
- A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.