I think of the many African American children who sat in one-room schoolhouses, desperately trying to get an education.
If we can easily see ways to cut costs in the Department of education, we should not be blind to opportunities at the Pentagon.
I was studying art history and design at a university by then, and she wanted me to continue my education.
1530s, "childrearing," also "the training of animals," from Middle French education (14c.) and directly from Latin educationem (nominative educatio), from past participle stem of educare (see educate). Originally of education in social codes and manners; meaning "systematic schooling and training for work" is from 1610s.