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deschool

[dee-skool] /diˈskul/
verb (used with object)
1.
to abolish or phase out traditional schools from, so as to replace them with alternative methods and forms of education.
Origin
de- + school1
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British Dictionary definitions for deschooling

deschool

/ˌdiːˈskuːl/
verb
1.
(transitive) to separate education from the institution of school and operate through the pupil's life experience as opposed to a set curriculum
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Word Origin and History for deschooling
n.

1970, coined by Austrian-born U.S. anarchist philosopher Ivan Illich (1926-2002) for "the transfer of education to non-institutional systems;" see de- + schooling.

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