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Education News Archive - May 01, 2009

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In public schools across the country, kids may begin finding bottled water and granola bars in their vending machines, in lieu of soft drinks and candy bars.

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An experimental trial in Norway has about 6,000 students in the country taking exams on their own government-issued laptops as an effort to improve learning in area schools.

Word of the Day
ultimo
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
  • In the month which preceded the present; in the last month, as distinguished from the current or present month and all others.
The word 'ultimo' comes from the Latin phrase 'ultimo mense', 'in the last month'.
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