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Education is the process of facilitating learning, or the acquisition of knowledge, skills, values, morals, beliefs, and habits. Educational methods include teaching, training, storytelling, discussion and directed research. Education frequently takes place under the guidance of educators, however learners can also educate themselves. Education can take place in formal or informal settings and any experience that has a formative effect on the way one thinks, feels, or acts may be considered educational. The methodology of teaching is called pedagogy.

Formal education is commonly divided formally into such stages as preschool or kindergarten, primary school, secondary school and then college, university, or apprenticeship.

A right to education has been recognized by some governments and the United Nations. In most regions, education is compulsory up to a certain age. There is a movement for education reform, and in particular for evidence-based education with global initiatives aimed at achieving the Sustainable Development Goal 4, which promotes quality education for all.

Education Media

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Joseph Johnson diary
[Walden]. 1 leaf of holograph draft. Unsigned and undated
The Schoolmaster
The history of the Negro church; By Carter G. Woodson, Ph.D.; Editor of the Journal of Negro History, author of A Century of Negro Migration, and The Education of the Negro Prior to 1861. [Title page]
Portrait of Sea Island School teacher Miss Harriet W. Murray, with students Elsie and Puss, Feb. 1866.
The confession, trial and execution of Nat Turner : the Negro insurrectionist; also, a list of persons murdered in the insurrection in Southampton County, Virginia, August 21st and 22nd, 1831, with introductory remarks
Our Needs
Our Missionaries
Joseph S. Burns, Branch Principal; Public School Number 71 (Branch of No. 33). - Heyward St., Near Lee Ave
Class in cooking
Crystal balls, rich cut.
Uncle Sam - "Make good use of it, my friend."
Sixth Annual Conference of Chinese Students at Hartford, Conn. Aug. 29, 1910
A prize garden, Caroline County, Va.
Neighborhood service by a student.
Professor Wm. H. Crogman.
Pulling up stumps; Hoffman-Saint Mary's School; Keeling, Tennessee.
Central Manhattan Music School, students around piano
Children's piano classes
Blackface show, dancers
Adult piano class under the Federal Music Project
Quintet recital, Prospect Plaza Center
Federal Music Project, students at desks
Carl W. Huser, State Director of WPA education program, presenting awards
Blackface show, singers
Waiting to register for music classes under the Federal Music Project
Music history class
Harlem YMCA Music and Music History Class conducted by instructors from the Federal Music Project
O.J. Thomas congratulates the oldest students in the district
Blackface show
Students writing
Music class with instructor at the board
Art class with female subject
A cello student of the Adult Education Classes under the Federal Music Project at Carlton YMCA
Midtown Community Center, percussion students
Students on stage
Children's singing class, St John's Music
St John's Music, violin students
Girls instructed in pastry making at Colored Household Training School
Teacher and student at piano, Jewish Settlement
Acceptance of bust of Samuel Huntington as part of graduation exercises
Art class, Harlem Community Art Center
Female student, art class at Harlem Community Art Center
Art class with male subject at the Harlem Community Art Center
Three students in an art class, Harlem Community Art Center
Art class, male student
Children's show
Children's drum class, Central Manhattan Music School
Children's piano class, Central Manhattan Music School
Drum students around a table
Music classes, keyboards
Music classes, singing
Music class students
Music classes, violin
Music classes, keyboards and piano
Federal Music Classes, students in coats
Music classes, tambourines and piano
Central Manhattan Music Center
Central Manhattan Music Center, horn players
Pupils at the free piano classes conducted by the Federal Music Project's Music Education Division
Amateur orchestra, organized and taught by the Federal Music Project's Music Education Division at the Central Brooklyn Music Center
Central Brooklyn Music Center, percussion students
Star pupil, 82 years old, reading her lesson in adult class, Gee's Bend, Alabama, May 1939.
Fort Valley Normal and Industrial School, experimental garden
Fort Valley Normal and Industrial School literacy class
Art classes, Harlem Community Art Center
The design and execution of a hooked rug, as taught by the Art Teaching Division of the New York City WPA Art Project at the Harlem Community Art Center
Class in Domestic Science, Summer High School, St. Louis, Missouri
Abyssinian Baptist Church
Flatbush art students showing examples of their work
Children's art classes, Snyder Ave Boys Club
Oliver Harrington supervises class studying mural work, Hudson Ave Boys' Club
Educational Unit
Boys sculpting a horse, Harlem Community Art Center
Children's sculpture class, Harlem Community Art Center
Boy sculpting, Harlem Art Center
Harlem Art Center, boys with tools
Girl and boy sculpting, Harlem Art Center
Remedial reading and arithmetic training, house on chalkboard, St Thomas School
Remedial reading and arithmetic training, St. Thomas School
Testing procedure and technique, P.S. 19
Remedial reading, cow on chalkboard, PS 94
Remedial reading, P.S. 94
Room set up and remedial activities, girls' class, P.S. 94
Room set up and remedial activities, P.S. 94
Girls during remedial activities, P.S. 10
Remedial Activities, P.S. 10
Room set up and remedial activities, P.S. 10
Yale College.
Education - Samuel J. Tilden papers
New York City Free Public Educational Institutions, 1911 ; prepared by the Dept. of Public Education, American Museum of Natural History.
Pretty Minnie Clare
An educated coon is best of all
The Negro in medicine
Young Ladies's Seminary, Hope, Indiana. 19th Century Stereoscope Card
Young ladies pleasure ground at seminary.
The school hall in Bradford Academy, Bradford, Mass.

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