Education News Archive - April 01, 2009
As school districts across the nation revamped curricula to meet requirements of the federal â€œNo Child Left Behindâ€ Act, opportunities for children to be physically active during the school day diminished significantly.
Word of the Day
- Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.