Spelling bees back in vogue

05/27/2005 | CNN

In the past five years, the humble spelling bee has become the subject of a New York City musical comedy, a successful novel and an Oscar-nominated documentary. The creator of a show up for six Tony awards says what interested her initially was the intense pressure, some self-imposed and some from pushy parents, on the young competitors.

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Visible Men Academy
Bradenton, FL
Director, Department of Defense Dependents Schools, Europe
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Senior Researcher\/Technical Assistance Consultant (8264)
American Institutes for Research
Washington, DC
K-12 Teachers Needed at Int’l Schools
The International Educator
Multiple Locations
Program Director, Education and Learning
Urban Libraries Council
Washington, DC