ⓘ Education


Glossary of education terms

The follow articles comprise the glossary of education-related terms: Glossary of education terms P–R Glossary of education terms A–C Glossary of education terms S Glossary of education terms G–L Glossary of education terms T–Z Glossary of education terms D–F Glossary of education terms M–O



The International Association of Private Career Colleges is a not-for-profit membership organisation set up by colleges to act as their collective voice, representing career education colleges globally. The Association was founded in 2009 and provides a broad range of services to its member. The IAPCC provides its members with a code of ethics and set of standards they agree to follow.


International Day of Education

International Day of Education is an annual international observance day held on January 24 and is dedicated to education. On December 3, 2018, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution proclaiming January 24 as International Day of Education, in celebration of the role of education for bringing global peace and sustainable development.


Macabre constant

The macabre constant is a theorized bias in educational assessment that happens when a professor unconsciously splits students into three subjective categories - good, average and poor - regardless of their actual objective scholarly level. It was first proposed by the educational researcher Andre Antibi, appearing in his book "Constante macabre" published in 2003, and then in a subsequent book "Pour en finir avec la constante macabre" in 2007. Although the macabre constant is a socioeducational concept, interested in both describing the roots and the consequences, a similar concept of gra ...


Van Empel Goldman Foundation

The Van Empel Goldman Foundation is a charity registered in the Netherlands under the name ’Stichting Van Empel Goldman Foundation. The foundation is designated as an Algemeen nut beogende instelling or in English" Public Benefit Organization” by the Dutch Tax and Customs Administration as of the 18th of April 2017, which coincides with the date on which the foundation was founded. The goal of the charity is to increase opportunities for underprivileged children and to increase their life standards, they do this by supporting educational projects in Indonesia. The charity is founded by Isa ...