Quantcast

Latest Carnegie Learning's Cognitive Tutor Bridge Stories

2008-07-30 12:01:06

The Chicago Public Schools (CPS) has purchased Carnegie Learning's Cognitive Tutor(R) Bridge to Algebra and Algebra I curricula for eight additional high schools, bringing to 25 the total number of high schools using the company's research-based math instruction as part of Chicago's High School Transformation project. CPS also purchased Carnegie Learning's Geometry and Algebra II curricula for select high schools. These new programs will be in place and 68 teachers will receive Carnegie...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
Related