ⓘ Category:Educational stages


Educational stage

Educational stages are subdivisions of formal learning, typically covering early childhood education, primary education, secondary education and tertiary education. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization recognizes seven levels of education in its International Standard Classification of Education system through Level 6). UNESCOs International Bureau of Education maintains a database of country-specific education systems and their stages.


Adult education

Adult education, distinct from child education, is a practice in which adults engage in systematic and sustained self-educating activities in order to gain new forms of knowledge, skills, attitudes, or values. It can mean any form of learning adults engage in beyond traditional schooling, encompassing basic literacy to personal fulfillment as a lifelong learner. In particular, adult education reflects a specific philosophy about learning and teaching based on the assumption that adults can and want to learn, that they are able and willing to take responsibility for that learning, and that ...


Adult learner

An adult learner or, more commonly, a mature student, is a person who is older and is involved in forms of learning. Adult learners fall in a specific criteria of being experienced, and do not always have a high school diploma. Many of the adult learners go back to school to finish a degree, or earn a new one. Malcolm Knowless work distinguished adult learners as distinct from adolescent and child learners in his principle of andragogy. He established 5 assumptions about the adult learner. This included self-concept, adult learner experience, readiness to learn, orientation to learning, an ...


Advanced postgraduate

In a few universities in the United Kingdom, an advanced postgraduate is student enrolled in the first year or first two years of a PhD program. During this period, students usually research their particular research area for unanswered or unclear research questions or topics. The University also assesses whether the student is suitable to complete a PhD. At the end of this period, students are required to submit a report regarding the direction of their research during the remainder of their PhD. They usually present the report at a panel interview, called the APG interview.


Age appropriateness

Age appropriateness or child-friendly is the progression of behavioral norms largely agreed upon within a society or among sociological and psychological authorities to be appropriate to a childs development of social skills. These behaviors are divided into a number of development stages based upon the childs age. Lack of exposure to age appropriate activities and experiences is commonly thought to prevent a child from gaining the skills necessary for their current and thus their next stage of development.


Basic education

According to the International Standard Classification of Education, basic education comprises the two stages primary education and lower secondary education.


ⓘ Educational stages

  • Educational stages are subdivisions of formal learning, typically covering early childhood education, primary education, secondary education and tertiary
  • targets to be achieved in various subject areas at each of the Key Stages The Key Stages were first defined in the 1988 Education Reform Act to accompany
  • subject in all the stages of formal education. Besides the primary educational program, some schools use a different educational program written by another
  • identified four stages in cognitive development. The four stages are sensorimotor stage pre - operational stage concrete operational stage and formal operational
  • An educational film is a film or movie whose primary purpose is to educate. Educational films have been used in classrooms as an alternative to other teaching
  • Educational Pictures, also known as Educational Film Exchanges, Inc. or Educational Films Corporation of America, was an American film distribution company
  • Children s Educational Theater was founded. Mark Twain attended a performance and subsequently joined the Board of Advisors. Eddie Cantor made his stage debut
  • conscience The understanding gained in each stage is retained in later stages but may be regarded by those in later stages as simplistic, lacking in sufficient
  • Educational games are games explicitly designed with educational purposes, or which have incidental or secondary educational value. All types of games
  • Tring Park School for the Performing Arts. Today, Arts Educational Schools London is a co educational Independent Day School and Sixth Form for pupils aged
  • Educational management refers to the administration of the education system in which a group combines human and material resources to supervise, plan
  • also known as Key Stage 0 to fit in alongside key stages 1 to 4. The introduction of a Foundation Stage was a significant landmark in education. The early