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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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I resist the skepticism of our education and of our educated men.
Washington's success is, then, not his teaching the pupils of Tuskegee, nor even gaining the support of philanthropic persons at a distance, but this--that every Southern white man of character and of wisdom has been won to a cordial recognition of the value of the work, even men who held and still hold to the conviction that a mere book education for the Southern blacks under present conditions is a positive evil.
Education is not a thing apart from life--not a "system," nor a philosophy; it is direct teaching how to live and how to work.
There was a large West Indian, whom nobody came to see, with a mahogany complexion, a woolly head, and an exceedingly dandyfied appearance; there was another hulking boy of three-and-twenty whose education had been neglected and whom Mr.
To this great man George's education was for some time entrusted.
But a man who had had a university education could teach anything he liked; especially a man like Stelling, who had made a speech at a Mudport dinner on a political occasion, and had acquitted himself so well that it was generally remarked, this son-in-law of Timpson's was a sharp fellow.
You can judge the extremity of her calamities, that she, a woman of education and culture and distinguished family, should have consented to be my wife.
Sonia, as you may well fancy, has had no education.
The Catholic Church has been playing a leading role in promoting the development of education in the continent.
lines of credit, term loans, letters of credit, leasing, cash management and card services, merger and acquisition advisory services, investment and trust services, student loans) tailored to the needs of participants in postsecondary education.
The shortage of highly qualified teachers in special education has reached crisis proportions (Conroy, 2003; SPeNSE, 2002; U.
This research study investigates special education teachers' attitudes toward autistic students within the Autism School in Kuwait.
Snell is director of the Education and Child Welfare Program at the Reason Foundation.
No radical group was complete without an education arm in those days.
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