Education News Archive - January 25, 2010
Female elementary school teachers who are anxious about math pass on to female students the stereotype that boys, not girls, are good at math.
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.