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tr.v. mis·ed·u·cat·ed, mis·ed·u·cat·ing, mis·ed·u·cates
To educate improperly.

mis′ed·u·ca′tion n.
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a wrong or deficient education
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The race divergence under the system of miseducation was fast getting wider.
LAURYN HILL: The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill (Ruffhouse) One of the best things is the narrative when they are in class talking about love and Lauryn didn't show up.
The 44-year-old had been expected to play songs from her multi-Grammy Award-winning album The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill.
Subtitled 'The Miseducation of Naomi Brisset', this is one in his series of Crongton novels.
'We also hope to have a binding MoU that ensure this ,most critically, we hope to achieve a positive shift in the pervading attitude to work, life and living which can be summarized as 'miseducation' of Nigerian Youths, manifesting in sweet without sweat, benefits without responsibility, wealth without work and a general mentality of entitlement,' he said
HOME GIRL: OR THE MISEDUCATION OF NAOMI BRISSET by Alex Wheatle, Atom, PS7.99 (ebook PS4.99) HHHH H NAOMI talks tough but underneath her hard exterior she's a frightened 14-year-old girl, forced to grow up too quickly when her parents struggle to cope.
Hill then went on to embark upon a successful solo career with The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill, her only solo studio album, achieving critical acclaim and reaching number one spot in the charts.
Before Sunday the Grammys had frequently shut out hip-hop artists from its top prizes, despite rap's dominance as the biggest music genre in the United States.Only two albums by hip-hop artists have ever won the album of the year Grammy Lauryn Hill's "The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill" in 1999, and Outkast's "Speakerboxxx/The Love Below" in 2004.Musgraves also won for best country album, song and country solo performance.
At just 34 years old she's already written and directed the acclaimed films Appropriate Behavior and The Miseducation of Cameron Post, and her series The Bisexual is now available on Hulu.
The na-tionalist historian Renato Constantino answers this question in his essay "The Miseducation of the Filipino," which aggressively criticized the United States for its "un-Filipino," neocolonial, and imperialistic education imposed upon us dressed as "benevolent assimilation."