Daily English 3 : Education and Schooling

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kindergarden
the first year of school, for children aged five
(五歲兒童上的)學前班
college
a university where you can study for an undergraduate (= first) degree
(大學)校園,校區
literature
written artistic works, especially those with a high and lasting artistic value
文學;(尤指有傳世價值的)文學作品
tuition
teaching, especially when given to a small group or one person, such as in a college or university
(尤指一對一或小班進行的)教學,講授,指導
specialists
someone who has a lot of experience, knowledge, or skill in a particular subject
專家;專業人員
boarding school
a school where students live and study
寄宿學校
bachelor's degree
a first degree at college or university
學士學位
distance learning
a way of studying, especially for a degree, where you study mostly at home, receiving and sending off work by post or over the internet
(尤指有學位的)遙距學習,遠程學習,函授學習
abashed
embarrassed
窘迫的;尷尬的
certificate
an official document that states that the information on it is true
證書;證明
intensive course
强化课程
semester
one of the periods into which a year is divided at a college or university, especially in the US and Australia
(尤指美國和澳大利亞大學的)學期
nursery school
a school for children between the ages of about two and five
幼兒園,托兒所
vocational college
高職院校
register
to put information, especially your name, into an official list or record
(尤指把姓名)登記,註冊,記錄
arithmetic
the part of mathematics that involves the adding and multiplying, etc. of numbers
算術
lecturer
someone who teaches at a college or university
(學院或大學的)講師,教師
cloakroom
a room in a public building such as a restaurant, theatre, etc. where coats, bags, and other personal things can be left while their owners are in the building
(公共場所的)衣帽間,衣帽寄存處
revise
to look at or consider again an idea, piece of writing, etc. in order to correct or improve it
修訂;修正;修改
academia
the part of society, especially universities, that is connected with studying and thinking, or the activity or job of studying
(尤指大學)學術界;學術活動;學術工作
andragogy
the theory, methods, and activities involved in teaching adult learners
成人教育學
handicraft
a skilled activity in which something is made in a traditional way with the hands rather than being produced by machines in a factory, or an object made by such an activity
手工藝;手工藝品
Neuroscience
the scientific study of the nervous system and the brain
神經科學
Advocacy
to publicly support or suggest an idea, development, or way of doing something
宣传
Campus novel
校園小說
Student union
an organization of students in a college or university that arranges social events and sometimes helps to provide health services and places to live
(大學的)學生會
Disruptive technology
a new technology that completely changes the way things are done
破壞性科技
Boarding school
a school where students live and study
寄宿學校
Behaviorism
the theory that the study of the human mind should be based on people's actions and behaviour, and not on what they say that they think or feel
行為主義
Coaching
someone whose job is to teach people to improve at a sport, skill, or school subject
教練;輔導老師;私人教師;家庭教師
comparative education
比較教育
Constructivism
a theory that learning is an active process and that people gain knowledge and understanding through the combination of experiences and ideas
建構主義
Cooperative learning
合作學習
Sputnik moment
衛星時刻
Curriculum
the subjects studied in a school, college, etc. and what each subject includes
課程
Critical pedagogy
批判教育學
Campus
the buildings of a college or university and the land that surrounds them
(大學)校園,校區
board of education
a group of people who have been elected to organize the management of the local school system of a particular area
教育委員會(獲選統籌管理某一特定地區的當地學校制度的一組人)
student
a person who studies
學生
degree
the qualification you get after completing the course of study at a university
課程;學位
literacy
the ability to read and write
識字,讀寫能力
numeracy
ability to do basic mathematics
基本計算能力,識數
discipline
training that makes people more willing to obey or more able to control themselves, often in the form of rules, and punishments if these are broken, or the behaviour produced by this training
訓導;訓練;紀律;約束
graduate
a person who has a first degree from a university or college
大學畢業生;學士學位獲得者
skill
an ability to do an activity or job well, especially because you have practised it
技能,技巧
pupils
a person, especially a child at school, who is being taught
學生,(尤指)小學生
primary
of or for the teaching of young children, especially those between five and eleven years old
初等教育的,小學的
elementary
basic
基本的
compulsory subject
必修課
compulsory
If something is compulsory, you must do it because of a rule or law.
必須做的;強制性的;必修的
subject
the thing that is being discussed, considered, or studied
主題,話題;問題;題目
pre school
of or relating to children who are between about three and five years old and have not yet gone to school, and their activities
學齡前的,入學前的
state schools
a school that is free to go to because the government provides the money for it
公立學校
religious schools
宗教學校
private schools
a school that does not receive financial support from the government
私立學校
riding schools
a school in the US for older children, usually children from grades 9-12, or aged approximately 14-18
(美國14至18歲或16至18歲學生就讀的)中學,高中
high school
a school in the US for older children, usually children from grades 9-12, or aged approximately 14-18
(美國14至18歲或16至18歲學生就讀的)中學,高中
junior school
a school in the UK for children who are seven to eleven years old
(英國的)小學
night school
classes held in the evening especially for adults who work during the day
(尤指成人)夜校
preparatory school
formal for prep school
預備學校
finishing schoools
a school or college where young women from rich families learn how to behave in high-class society
淑女學堂,精修學校(富家女子學習上流社會禮儀的學校或學院)
expelled
to force someone to leave a school, organization, or country
驅逐;除名;開除
optional subject
選修科目
history
(the study of or a record of) past events considered together, especially events of a particular period, country, or subject
歷史;歷史學
geography
the study of the systems and processes involved in the world's weather, mountains, seas, lakes, etc. and of the ways in which countries and people organize life within an area
地理;地理學