Education News Archive - June 29, 2010
Last week, teachers from the United States, Mexico, Cameroon and French Guyana joined with teachers in Puerto Rico to learn how they can take environmental studies into their own hands and back into their classrooms.
Word of the Day
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.