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Education News Archive - June 04, 2010

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UCLA study shows that having friends who attend the same school is key.

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How many more apples can a school cafeteria sell if the fruit is displayed in an attractive basket and placed in a well-lit area?

Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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