Latest Lyman Hall High School Stories

2008-08-12 12:01:50

A laboratory experiment that demonstrates how easily disease can spread, procedures to assure the safety of medicines, and learning how clinical trials are conducted are among the many lessons teachers from seven school districts in four states will learn this week at the R(x)eSEARCH Summer Institute at Montgomery High School. Teachers from Lawrence, New Brunswick and North Brunswick, NJ; Wallingford, CT; Syracuse, NY; and Bethesda, MD, are joining the ranks of public school teachers who...

2008-07-22 06:00:39

By Luther Turmelle, New Haven Register, Conn. Jul. 22--WALLINGFORD -- The Board of Education has promoted a veteran educator to oversee the district's program for students with special needs. The board voted unanimously Monday night to hire Janice Lautier as the district's director of personnel for compensatory education services. She replaces Joseph Bivona, who retired at the end of June after 25 years in the position. "I'm really excited about this opportunity," said Lautier, who has...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).