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educationese

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noun ed·u·ca·tion·ese \ˌe-jə-ˌkā-shə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs\

Definition of educationese

  1. :  the jargon used especially by educational theorists



1954

First Known Use of educationese

1954


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