from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Same as curricula, plural of curriculum. This is used commonly in the same sense as curricula, and appears to have arisen due to an incorrect assumption that curricula is a Latin-derived singular word.


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  • We need to be able to let kids divert away from liberal arts/college preparatory curriculae early in high school and teach them job market skills and preparatory skills for the trades.

    Unplug Education. No Computers In Schools. - Dan_McLaughlin’s blog - RedState

  • If people have a right not to be offended by traditions on diplomas, why should it stop with there and not go on to curriculae?

    The Volokh Conspiracy » “What Sort of Burden Does It Place on the University … to Strike ‘of Our Lord’ from the Diploma?”

  • In my experience, modern Art History curriculae depict "The Academy" as a boring, frivolous, stodgy Goliath-like monolith which was rightly and properly rebelled against by...

    En Loge Competition

  • I think that Barker Bausell's recent book, "Snake Oil: The Truth About Complementary and Alternative Medicine" should be required reading in all med school curriculae.

    Why do Doctors Fall for CAM?

  • In documentation distributed at the briefing, the education department said it faced the challenge of strengthening the credibility and reliability of the senior certificate (SC) exam, while it modernised curriculae and prepared the system for a new

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Her goal is to help Canada jump on the bandwagon of this $40-billion industry by motivating information technology employees to speak at schools and help educators define curriculae.

    Bits, Bytes and Bold Strategies

  • A proposed new school calender that cuts the number of teaching days to less than "the generally accepted" 200 threatens the satisfactory completion of curriculae and syllabuses, the National

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Other reports dealt with issues including curriculae, language of instruction, teacher education, adult education and the governance and administration of education.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • It's twisting & forcing poetry to address atmospheres & realities which are completely outside & inimical to our present-day writerly salons & curriculae.

  • Aside from the flat-brained creationists trying to change school curriculae to ensure the teaching of fairy tales as fact, there are some pretty screwball laws on the books about sex that make Americans look as stupid as I think they are:

    An Angry White Guy in Chicago


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