Education News Archive - May 25, 2009


Computers have been used for years to facilitate learning at a distance. A new European research program shows that computers can also enhance collaborative, face-to-face learning and problem solving.

Word of the Day
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.