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2008-08-13 15:00:50

By Mark Reynolds The system is trying to raise the standards for all students by eliminating a special program. JOHNSTON -- The middle school has eliminated a special program for academically talented sixth graders, schools officials said last night. The program has been snipped as part of a wider effort to align the sixth-grade curriculum with state standards and help teachers reach out to gifted students without grouping them, according to assistant schools Supt. Kathryn M....

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).