1.1 MEANING OF EDUCATION
A. Derivative meaning of education:
In derivative sense, the term ‘education’ is considered as educare and educere.
Educare is a Latin word and it means.
- To nourish
- To bring up
- To raise
So educating a child means nourishing or bringing up the child according to specific aims.
Educere is also a Latin word and it means.
- To lead out
- To draw out
So educating a child means drawing out what is hidden in the child or leading him out of darkness, into light.