elementary education


Also found in: Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.elementary education - education in elementary subjects (reading and writing and arithmetic) provided to young students at a grade schoolelementary education - education in elementary subjects (reading and writing and arithmetic) provided to young students at a grade school
didactics, education, educational activity, instruction, pedagogy, teaching - the activities of educating or instructing; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good classroom teaching is seldom rewarded"
References in classic literature ?
Anybody could teach boys trades and give them an elementary education. Such tasks have been done since the beginning of civilization.
His fierce, intolerant, melancholy, and inwardly sensitive spirit, together with his poverty, rendered him miserable throughout his school days, though he secured, through his father's sympathy, a sound elementary education. He tramped on foot the ninety miles from Ecclefechan to Edinburgh University, and remained there for four years; but among the subjects of study he cared only for mathematics, and he left at the age of seventeen without receiving a degree.
"Now that the Commune had some revenues of its own, no opposition was raised in any quarter when they were spent on building a town-hall, with a free school for elementary education in the building and accommodation for a teacher.
Taking serious notice of the case the CM's adviser on education had asked the director elementary education to suspend them.
Her educational path began at Northern Illinois University, where she received a bachelor's degree in elementary education. She holds a master's in educational leadership through Concordia University and is working on her doctorate in educational administration toward a superintendent's license.
First time takers in the Elementary Education category meanwhile ranked 78.50% compared to the national average passing rate of 49.10%.
Love wants to major in elementary education. "I started applying in September, and just kept applying and applying until my tiny mailbox at home was suddenly overflowing with letter after letter and dozens of scholarship offers," Love was quoted as telling The Advocate.
The opposition members thorough their calling attention notice contended that millions of rupees have been embezzled under the head of Iqra Farogh Taleem Scheme from the Elementary Education Foundation while a huge amount has been withdrawn on the name of Ghost schools.
Specially elected MP Mephato Reatile had wanted the minister to state how many stateless persons and the refugees qualified for university and tertiary education after completion of BGCSE during the past 10 years given that the Convention relating to the status of Stateless Persons of 1954, article 22(i) read with the Convention of 1951 states that they have equal right to elementary education as nationals.
The Supreme Court said no constitutional provision has been violated when Congress made kindergarten and senior high school compulsory because it only provided the minimum standard and that is 'elementary education be compulsory.'
PESHAWAR -- The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Elementary Education and Energy, Muhammad Atif Khan here Wednesday said the provincial government has approved PC -1 of blended Learning under the Information and communication Technology in Education Transformation Model Project at a cost of Rs.

Full browser ?