Education News Archive - April 16, 2010


It's easy to assume retiring baby boomers will benefit from Social Security and Medicare at the expense of younger generations, as analysts estimate that these government-run programs will pay out more than they collect in payroll taxes by 2017.


To help children become better readers, a Kansas State University professor thinks they may need to spend less time with their noses stuck in books.

Word of the Day
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.