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Education News Archive - November 15, 2011

Donegal Importers is one of the top sellers for Hourihan in the USA.

Gilman Law LLP is investigating potential employment complaints against companies who have misclassified workers as independent contractors in order to avoid paying them properly.

Local Community Showed Widespread Support of Event Benefiting the Arthritis Foundation Houston,TX (PRWEB) November 15, 2011 Massage Envy, the pioneer

Policy Reforms 'Demoralizing' Teaching Profession

A provocative new article in the American Journal of Education argues that many teachers in the age of rigid curricula, high-stakes testing, and reduced classroom autonomy are finding it difficult to access the "moral rewards" of their profession.

Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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