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Education News Archive - November 02, 2012

Math Can Really Hurt

Some lucky people have a proclivity for number crunching and difficult equations, but for many of us the idea of performing complex calculations is more horrifying than a Friday the 13th movie marathon.

Study Shows How Internet Use Affects Today's Youth

According to a new Pew Internet study, today’s youth are using the Internet in a positive way when it comes to research.

Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.