Educational terms beginning with letter “A”

  • Absolute Grading

    Absolute grading is a mode of grading where grades are given based on predetermined cutoff levels. Here, each point…

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  • Academic Literacy

    Academic literacy is the ability to understand and contextualize the academic vocabulary required in post-secondary…

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  • Accelerated Learning

    Accelerated learning is a learning format that allows students to complete courses in a shorter period of time compared…

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  • Accreditation

    Accreditation is a recognition awarded to schools that maintain a certain educational standard. The goal of the…

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  • Active Learning

    Active learning is a pedagogical technique coined by professors Charles Bonwell and James Eison in their 1991 book…

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  • At Risk Student

    An at-risk student describes a student or groups of students who are likely to fail or drop out of their school. Grades,…

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