from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Instruction or training given at school.
- n. Education obtained through experience or exposure: Her tumultuous childhood was a unique schooling.
- n. The training of a horse or a horse and rider in equitation.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. training or instruction
- n. education
- n. the training of a horse at dressage
- v. Present participle of school.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Instruction in school; tuition; education in an institution of learning; act of teaching.
- n. Discipline; reproof; reprimand.
- n. Compensation for instruction; price or reward paid to an instructor for teaching pupils.
- adj. Collecting or running in schools or shoals.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Instruction in school; tuition.
- n. Compensation for instruction; price paid to an instructor for teaching pupils.
- n. Reproof; reprimand.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the act of teaching at school
- n. the process of being formally educated at a school
- n. the training of an animal (especially the training of a horse for dressage)
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Much of what we call schooling forecloses or shuts down or walls off meaningful choice-making.
The problem with home schooling is selection bias.
To bounce off of Steve at #12, one of the things here is that unless one been personally involved in schooling in a “troubled area” (from whatever end), one probably has little grasp of what that actually means.
Private schooling is a the prevailing fact of life for anyone who can afford it in DC.
Home schooling is touted by millions of parents and a segment of the education establishment.
Take a hard look at those that are in the crosshairs of corruption, pandering and deceipt at the top of the political heap, and more often then not, Ivy League schooling is the common denominator.
If schooling is not an option, she goes to work like any of us to pay our way in life.
Quality schooling is still largely reserved for white or rich black students while pupils at the hundreds of schools in poor areas often suffer under badly trained teachers with little equipment.
How can a program keep current with the changes in schooling and in society?
Their schooling is conducted by south Sudan training teams and police from the U.N. Mission in Sudan (UNMIS).