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2007-02-20 15:01:03

Rock Creek International School's Board of Trustees today named Dr. Peter R. Greer as Head of the School. Dr. Greer comes to RCIS from the largest independent day school in New Jersey, The Montclair Kimberley Academy, where he served as Headmaster for thirteen years. Dr. Greer will begin his responsibilities immediately. A former Dean of Boston University and senior Presidential Appointee at the Department of Education, Dr. Greer's reputation is that of a curriculum innovator who...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.