educator

Definitions

  • The best education that money can buy
    The best education that money can buy
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n educator someone who educates young people
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Families who do turn off the television during meals tend to eat healthier. This was regardless of family income, or education
    • n Educator One who educates; a teacher.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Andrew Johnson, was the only self-educated tailor. He is the only President to make his own clothes as well as his cabinet's.
    • n educator One who or that which educates; specifically, one who makes a business or a special study of education; a teacher or instructor.
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Quotations

  • Nicholas Butler
    Nicholas Butler
    “America is the best half-educated country in the world.”
  • Amos Bronson Alcott
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    “Observation more than books and experience more than persons, are the prime educators.”
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
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    “A child's education should begin at least one hundred years before he is born.”
  • Will Rogers
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    “There's only one thing that can kill the movies, and that's education.”
  • Horatio Bottomley
    Horatio Bottomley
    “What poor education I have received has been gained in the University of Life.”
  • John F. Kennedy
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    “It might be said now that I have the best of both worlds: a Harvard education and a Yale degree.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Usage

In literature:

And the reaction toward this caste education has strengthened the idea of caste education throughout the world.
"Darkwater" by W. E. B. Du Bois
No education for the freeman of color, much less for the slave.
"The Underground Railroad" by William Still
He had no idea, however, that she meant to endow the school, or entertained wholesale plans for Negro education.
"The Quest of the Silver Fleece" by W. E. B. Du Bois
He should keep always in advance of his community, and constantly educate it to make greater demands upon him.
"A Library Primer" by John Cotton Dana
Mr. Locker Lampson's article on education undoubtedly shows the Irish Government in its less favourable light.
"Against Home Rule (1912)" by Various
The Education of the American Citizen.
"Mr. Edward Arnold's New and Popular Books, December, 1901"
You must leave a marain on either side of it according to the education and tastes of the owner.
"Town Life in Australia" by R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny
In short, all artificial education ought to be an anticipation of natural education.
"Lay Sermons, Addresses and Reviews" by Thomas Henry Huxley
She had been eager for a musical education and to win fame on the stage.
"The Harris-Ingram Experiment" by Charles E. Bolton
The cause of education has suffered much from the failure of educators to break loose from the shackles of the past.
"Craftsmanship in Teaching" by William Chandler Bagley
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In poetry:

Only an education,
That is what he wants,
And to be a citizen
But they say he can't.
"Only" by Frank Barbour Coffin
No task, to human hands assigned,
Excels in force and weight
The grave responsibilities
Of those who educate.
"Needs And Powers" by Jared Barhite
(He'd had, it happily befell,
A decent education,
His views would have befitted well
A far superior station.)
"The Periwinkle Girl" by William Schwenck Gilbert
And with my thanks I ask Thy aid,
For those in degradation,
That they may share e'en with me,
In Christian education.
"From Degradation Through Supplication To Education. The Negro." by Frank Barbour Coffin
No longer in darkness I wander,
Education is shining on me;
And unto my brothers I'm trying,
To give an education free.
"From Degradation Through Supplication To Education. The Negro." by Frank Barbour Coffin
“Shall the Negro be educated?”
Is being discussed by some;
But while they are discussing,
The good work's being done.
"From Degradation Through Supplication To Education. The Negro." by Frank Barbour Coffin

In news:

I find the design education site to be an antidote to the teach-to-the-test education paradigm being used across the US.
The US House of Representatives education committee approved a bill Wednesday that would repeal a pair of controversial Education Department rules set to take effect July 1.
The House Higher Education and Workforce Training subcommittee held a hearing Friday, March 11, to review concerns around rules issued by the Department of Education (ED).
Provides training for engineers, owners, while the education arm of Energy Center offers continuing education programs to design, build, and maintain high-performance buildings.
Protecting Women and Girls in Afghanistan through Education with Hassina Sherjan, Aid Afghanistan for Education (Wilson Center).
The ISEA is a private, professional organization made up of almost 34,000 educators who are dedicated to promoting and preserving public education for all Iowa students.
Education professor at California State Polytechnic University in Pomona, and practitioner in Claremont, Calif. Fine schools budding educators in how to work with special needs children.
The National Association for Sport and Physical Education Joins with The Century Council to Promote National Physical Education and Sport Month.
Staff Sgt Suan Garrett briefs Indiana educators before a physical challenge against Des Moines educators.
Whizz has won the prestigious Education Investor Award: Education Technology Exporter.
The 2012 grand jury findings regarding student safety blasted Plumas Unified School District (PUSD) and Plumas County Office of Education (PCOE) boards of education for their failure to conduct and consider safety-related issues.
Offering trade show education, training on the road, and year-round educational programs.
World Education University (WEU, pronounced "we-you"), a tuition-free online global higher education institution, today announced the addition of education technology industry thought leader, Dr Nelson Heller, to its advisory board .
Paul Heckman, associate dean of the UC Davis School of Education, says math education isn't as black-and-white as some policymakers believe.
Mount Vernon — A boater 's education course that meets the boating education requirements for Virginia, Maryland and DC will be offered by Flotilla 25-8 of the US Coast Guard Auxiliary on Oct 20.
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In science:

The present work is partially supported by the Grant-in-Aid from the Ministry of Education.
Nonexponential Relaxation of Magnetization at the Resonant Tunneling Point under a Fluctuating Random Noise
Of course it would be better to find such an analogy which works. Then it can be used for education and popularization, and perhaps for physics itself.
Bell's theorem, entanglement, and common sense
So, must we follow the “main stream” and reject common sense? Must we use analogies and models which don’t work in accordance with common sense? The answer is not, at least not yet, not all, and not for education.
Bell's theorem, entanglement, and common sense
Persisting in “main stream” one can successfully use the analogy of the twins in an education process and conclude e.g. with “If a baby, having more experience with its parents than with “inanimate” matter, could make experiments, the behavior of microparticles would appear to it to be very natural”.
Bell's theorem, entanglement, and common sense
The splice diagram gives sufficient information (Newton polygon, topological properties, etc.) that one can easily find the polynomial without significant computation by making an educated guess and then confirming that the guess is correct.
Rational polynomials of simple type
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