Education News Archive - July 16, 2010
High schools need to work with community colleges to align their curricula better and to reduce the number of students who need to enroll in remedial courses.
Word of the Day
- The navel or umbilicus.
- In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
- A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.