Education News Archive - May 19, 2009


One in 5 girls in high school in Finland suffers from school burnout, which can lead to depression, researchers said.

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.