With a new Star Trek TV show debuting soon — Star Trek: Discovery — this is a good time to look at some Star Trek lingo, which involves other science fiction mythologies, actual science, and, to a large extent, the navy. Beam these words up to your vocabulary, stat. Continue reading...
Topics: Fun Language
Watch how Principal Toliver created a culture of teamwork and tenacity and led his school to become National Vocabulary Bowl Champions. Continue reading...
Sure, the infamous pirates of the past have earned their reputation as murderous thieves. But the modern image of the swashbuckler is often more goofy than grim. Take for instance Talk Like a Pirate Day, which is vocabulary booty. There's so much more to pirate parlance than "matey" and "ahoy!" Continue reading...
We're rolling out some new features that might have you rethinking your school's Vocabulary Bowl game plan. With county leaderboards fueling local rivalries and State Champions banners that make a major award that much more attainable, this is the year for your school to go for it! Continue reading...
The Patriots have been dominating the Bowl in Nebraska for the past several months, but after a big month in July they built on their momentum and soared to the top for August. Continue reading...
Topics: Vocabulary Bowl
There's an "Erick" in every classroom, every school — and his story reminds us of the power of education to close gaps and open doors. Continue reading...
For many, Labor Day and its three-day holiday weekend signals the end of summer and the beginning of the school year. But Labor Day is also a time to recognize those who toil and slog through their jobs. Here are some vocabulary words inspired by hard work. Continue reading...
For athleticism and drama, it doesn't get much better than tennis. So in honor of the U.S. Open—one of the four major tennis tournaments—let's look at some tennis words, which won't help your stroke but will boost your vocabulary. Continue reading...

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