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Pondus by Frode Øverli — …and for tomorrow read pages 183-215 and do the tasks in the workbook! — Homework! Why do we get homework?! — It’s because you teachers are a bunch of...

Which countries get an “A” in education?

Singapore tops, US and Norway above average in latest PISA education rankings M. Michael Brady Asker, Norway Global sports fans must wait four years between Olympic Games. Since 2000 when it was initiated by...

Book review: The Orkneyinga Saga

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Who were the Vikings? When this question is asked, what usually comes to mind? Images of violent Norsemen, jumping into their well-crafted ships to go off to raid, plunder,...

Norgesskolen, a summer of learning

Every year kids from all over the world meet for three weeks of everything Norwegian Maria Vang Ormhaug Norgesskolen Norgesskolen is a summer school in Norwegian language and culture. The students are children and...