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2007-04-17 09:00:40

Pearson Assessments today announced that The Bridge of Vocabulary, the only explicit vocabulary intervention program tied to evidence-based research and curriculum standards and developed for both general and special educators, is a finalist in two categories of the Association of Educational Publishers (AEP) 2007 Distinguished Achievement Awards Program. The product is honored in the "Curriculum: Reading and Language Arts Teaching Resources: Activity Books Category" for both grades...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.