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2008-08-01 12:00:59

By Paris Achen, Mail Tribune, Medford, Ore. Jul. 31--EAGLE POINT -- A new elementary school will be built at the former site of Eagle Point Junior High, which was largely destroyed by a fire nearly six years ago.

2008-07-23 00:00:40

Judy Berry has been selected as Putnam County Teacher of the Year for 2008-09. Nominated by her peers at George Washington Elementary School where she teaches first grade, Berry was first named Elementary School Teacher of the Year before attaining county Teacher of the Year status.

2008-07-21 18:00:39

By ELISABETH HULETTE Staff Writer Something happens to county students between elementary and middle school. It was reflected in the state test scores released earlier this week: They do well in elementary school, but scores drop off when they hit middle school.

2008-07-21 06:00:00

By Kris Sherman, The News Tribune, Tacoma, Wash. Jul. 21--Ask a kid his or her favorite subject in elementary school and the answer is often the same. "Recess," they'll proclaim with resounding enthusiasm.

2008-07-21 03:00:37

By Proffitt, Emily Spokane Valley-based T.W. Clark Construction LLC has started work on an $11 million elementary school in Moses Lake. The company began building the 48,000-square-foot elementary school earlier this month, says project manager Scott Roundtree.

2008-07-14 21:00:27

By Justin Kmitch jkmitch@@dailyherald.com Indian Prairie Unit District 204 officials say they're confident the boundary recommendations they'll present to the school board next week will "stand the test of time." Superintendent Stephen Daeschner and Deputy Superintendent Kathryn Birkett unveiled their plan Tuesday, calling it "balanced" and one that "ensures every student receives a quality education and programs." The proposal affects attendance boundaries at the high school, middle school...

2008-07-10 18:00:41

By TIM LANDIS NEW BERLIN - Wind energy could help light classrooms when an elementary school addition is completed next summer in New Berlin.

2008-07-08 15:00:46

By Donna M. Perry WELD - A public forum to discuss how the town can educate its children at reasonable cost is scheduled for Tuesday, July 15. Residents are faced with a decision to close the elementary school that serves students in grades kindergarten through six.

2008-07-03 15:00:34

By Linda Borg; Colin Grimsey Colin Grimsey has been a history teacher, an education consultant and most recently, a principal, in Fall River.

2008-07-02 06:00:52

By Liu, Fuchang This study investigated the impact of online discussion of anxiety towards teaching mathematics (ATTM) on elementary teacher candidates' ATTM.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.