Definition of 'education'
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There is value in a university education that goes well beyond the wage benefit it confers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The university is seeking to take advantage of government reforms to open higher education to new providers. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Her family are calling on health and education bosses to raise awareness of the disease. The Sun (2016)He was also fined 100,000 and must attend an education course. The Sun (2016)This reform will not address the deeper problems afflicting higher education, which are intellectual rather than administrative. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He argued that education and training in schools, colleges and universities should better match skills required by industry. Computing (2010)They will be given more freedom to give additional rewards and privileges to prisoners who make good progress in areas such as education and training. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Village schools will get extra funding at the expense of inner-city establishments under a new system disclosed yesterday by the education secretary. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We need parental awareness education from schools. Times, Sunday Times (2014)So is a university education a bad investment? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Yet offenders are expected to meet education and training targets that will affect their chances of parole. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The public education system gave an additional boost to the upwardly mobile. The American Nation: A History of the United States to 1877 (1995)Americans have always had a clear idea of the purpose of higher education. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It is advertising the post to teach adult education courses. The Sun (2013)They said that the changes would put pressure on health and education budgets. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You can find out about classes from your local library or college of further education. Why Am I Afraid to be Assertive? (1994)There is no bigger issue in education than social disadvantage. Times, Sunday Times (2013)What they do not say is that approval would be required from the education secretary. Times, Sunday Times (2010)My son has just finished his education at a public school. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Such resistance to treatment and health education is apparent in all forms of medicine. Know Your Own Mind (1991)The facilities could be linked to an existing university or further education college or be entirely new. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The question of selection by ability is just about the most contentious issue in education policy. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They promote courses or universities by talking to prospective students and their families at schools and education exhibitions. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Getting more people into higher education is both a social and economic imperative as the international competition looms large. Times, Sunday Times (2006)His parents told him that the only means of escape from the hell around him was through study and education. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Thus the college of education courses are becoming more of a general education with some training and practical experience added. Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)The sad fact is the government does not provide enough to sustain the size of the higher education system we have. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Despite this, the study of education we have conducted this week has highlighted a second area of concern. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Education, higher education in particular, is also vulnerable and they know it. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Trends of 'education'
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Translations for 'education'
British English: education /ˌɛdjʊˈkeɪʃən/ NOUN
Education means learning and teaching.
The prime minister has a passion for education.
- American English: education
- Arabic: تَعْلِيم
- Brazilian Portuguese: educação
- Chinese: 教育
- Croatian: školovanje
- Czech: vzdělání
- Danish: uddannelse
- Dutch: onderwijs
- European Spanish: educación académica
- Finnish: koulutus
- French: éducation
- German: Bildung
- Greek: εκπαίδευση
- Italian: istruzione
- Japanese: 教育
- Korean: 교육
- Norwegian: utdannelse
- Polish: edukacja
- European Portuguese: educação
- Romanian: educație
- Russian: образование
- Spanish: educación
- Swedish: utbildning
- Thai: การศึกษา
- Turkish: eğitim okul
- Ukrainian: освіта
- Vietnamese: giáo dục
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