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ed·u·ca·tion·al

 (ĕj′ə-kā′shə-nəl)
adj.
1. Of or relating to education.
2. Serving to educate; instructive: an educational film.

ed′u·ca′tion·al·ly adv.

educational

(ˌɛdjʊˈkeɪʃənəl)
adj
1. providing knowledge; instructive or informative: an educational toy.
2. (Education) of or relating to education
ˌeduˈcationally adv

ed•u•ca•tion•al

(ˌɛdʒ ʊˈkeɪ ʃə nl)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to education.
2. tending or intended to educate, instruct, or inform: educational television.
[1645–55]
ed`u•ca′tion•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.educational - relating to the process of education; "educational psychology"
2.educational - providing knowledge; "an educational film"
instructive, informative - serving to instruct or enlighten or inform

educational

adjective
1. academic, school, learning, teaching, scholastic, pedagogical, pedagogic the British educational system

educational

adjective
Translations
تَثْقيفيتَعْليميتَعْلِيميّ
vzdělávací
lærerigundervisnings-
opettavainen
obrazovni
ismeretterjesztõnevelésitan-
fræîandifræîslu-, mennta-
教育の
교육의
vzdelávací
izobraževalenpoučen
pedagogisk
ที่เกี่ยวกับการเรียนการสอน
có tính giáo dục

educational

[ˌedjʊˈkeɪʃənl]
A. ADJ
1. (= instructive) [film, book, toy, visit] → educativo, instructivo; [role] → docente; [function] → docente, educativo; [event, experience] → educativo
2. (= relating to education) [system] → educativo, de enseñanza; [needs, opportunities, supplies, material] → educativo; [establishment, institution] → docente, de enseñanza; [achievement, qualification] → académico; [standards] → de educación; [policy] → educacional, relativo a la educación; [methods] → educativo, de educación; [theory] → pedagógico
falling educational standardsestándares mpl de educación cada vez más bajos
B. CPD educational adviser N (Brit) (Scol, Admin) → consejero/a m/f de enseñanza
educational psychologist Npsicopedagogo/a m/f
educational psychology Npsicopedagogía f
educational technology Ntecnología f educativa
educational television Ntelevisión f educativa

educational

[ˌɛdʒʊˈkeɪʃənəl] adj
[system] → éducatif/ive; [institution] → d'enseignement; [standards] → de l'enseignement; [background] → scolaire; [game, toy] → éducatif/ive
educational opportunities → possibilité f de faire des études
[method, theory] → pédagogique special educational needs, educational technology
[attainments] → scolaire
(= useful) [experience, day] → instructif/ive
It was very educational → C'était très instructif.

educational

adj
(= academic) needserzieherisch; (at school level) needs, achievementschulisch; educational system (= institutions)Bildungswesen nt; (= structure)Bildungssystem nt; educational opportunitiesAusbildungschancen pl; educational institution or establishmentBildungsanstalt f; educational standards (in schools) → Unterrichtsniveau nt; (of country)Bildungsniveau nt; educational qualification(Ausbildungs)abschluss m
(= teaching) issuepädagogisch; educational theoryPädagogik f, → Unterrichtstheorie f; educational method or methodologyErziehungsmethode f; educational suppliesUnterrichtsmaterial nt
(= educative, instructive) experience, videolehrreich; day alsoinformativ; educational trip (= school trip)Klassenfahrt f; (for adults) → Bildungsreise f; educational leaveBildungsurlaub m; educational filmLehrfilm m; educational bookLehrbuch nt; (for schools) → Schulbuch nt; educational experiencelehrreiche Erfahrung; educational toypädagogisch wertvolles Spielzeug; educational gameLernspiel nt; educational materialLehrmittel pl

educational

:
educational park
n (US) → Gesamtschulanlage f
educational psychologist
nSchulpsychologe m/-psychologin f
educational psychology
educational publisher
educational television
nSchulfernsehen nt; (for adults) → Bildungssendungen pl

educational

[ˌɛdjʊˈkeɪʃənl] adj (establishment, institution) → scolastico/a; (methods) → didattico/a, d'insegnamento; (system) → pedagogico/a; (film, visit, role) → educativo/a; (experience, event) → istruttivo/a
educational technology → tecnologie fpl applicate alla didattica

educate

(ˈedjukeit) verb
to train and teach. He was educated at a private school.
ˌeduˈcation noun
instruction and teaching, especially of children and young people in schools, universities etc. His lack of education prevented him from getting a good job.
ˌeduˈcational adjective
1. of education. educational methods.
2. providing information. Our visit to the zoo was educational as well as enjoyable.
ˌeduˈcation(al)ist noun
an expert in methods of educating.

educational

تَعْلِيميّ vzdělávací undervisnings- pädagogisch εκπαιδευτικός educativo opettavainen éducatif obrazovni didattico 教育の 교육의 onderwijs- undervisnings- edukacyjny educativo образовательный pedagogisk ที่เกี่ยวกับการเรียนการสอน eğitimsel có tính giáo dục 有教育意义的
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