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Synonyms for education

Synonyms for education

the act, process, or art of imparting knowledge and skill

known facts, ideas, and skill that have been imparted

Synonyms for education

the profession of teaching (especially at a school or college or university)

the result of good upbringing (especially knowledge of correct social behavior)

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the United States federal department that administers all federal programs dealing with education (including federal aid to educational institutions and students)

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Through the nuances of pity and pitilessness the ambiguities of the pitiful state of the academicians are displayed; the ethics of complicity with cultural legitimacy lie at the heart of the relationship of culture and institutions of education captured by the fear of the loss of Bildung.
Now a brilliant educational epoch started, and in 1809 the royal commission could end its long work and accomplish a reform of the Danish and Norwegian high schools such that Bildung was a central element and aim of the teaching.
The personalist model of individual Bildung perhaps led in another direction, away from the world into the interiority of the fully cultivated subject.
Sweden is one of the countries in which the Bildung tradition has had a considerable influence on educational thought.
Wir werden weiterhin Losungen fur interessante, interaktive und fantasievolle internetbasierte Bildung fur unsere Kunden und Partner entwickeln.
Address : Vertreten durch das Bayerische Staatsministerium fE-r Bildung und Kultus
In relation to insight, knowledge, and development of personal competency Bildung became closely connected to the teaching and educational system but Bildung is also connected to upbringing and socialization in general (Borgnakke 2008).
The program 'Future of Education and Care'--the so-called IZBB (Investitionsprogramm 'Zukunft Bildung und Betreuung')--was signed on May 12th 2003 by the social-democratic Federal Minister of Education, Edelgard Bulmahn, and the 16 Ministers of Education of the federal states.
Since Herder and the storm and stress Romantics of the early 19th century he influenced, the discourse of Bildung in Germany has renewed itself in every generation.
GPC Biotech's small molecule MHC class II antagonists program was funded in part by a research grant of the German Ministry of Education and Research (Bundesministerium fuer Bildung und Forschung).
The Institute of Virology (Charite) was supported by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschafl (Kr1293/2), Bundemini-sterium fur Bildung und Forschung (LTU 00/001), and Charite Medical School.
Geuss's starting point in each essay is often either a familiar, well-worn topic--such as the concept of "genealogy" (chapter 1, "Nietzsche and Genealogy"), or "analogues to the English term `culture' in another language" (chapter 2, "Kultur, Bildung, Geist)--or the sort of thing Geuss calls a "strand of thought" (p.
Karl Reichl, Intercultural Music Studies 12 (Berlin: Verlag fur Wissenschaft und Bildung, 2000), 248 pp.
Furthermore, Boesenberg notes that the limitations of gender roles distinguish the features of the Bildung process found in the novels of women writers: "The Bildungsroman may be particularly attractive for women writers not only because of its focus on becoming, on individuality as malleable rather than fixed, but also because its conventions foreground the dialectical interaction of the individual and soc iety in a manner also characterizing much feminist theory about the interplay of personal experience and socio-cultural formations.