educator

noun ed·u·ca·tor \ ˈe-jə-ˌkā-tər \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of educator

1 : one skilled in teaching : teacher
2 a : a student of the theory and practice of education : educationist 2
b : an administrator in education

Examples of educator in a Sentence

  1. The conference will attract many leading scholars and educators.

  2. decided at a fairly young age that there is no more rewarding career than that of an educator

Recent Examples of educator from the Web

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First Known Use of educator

1673


EDUCATOR Defined for English Language Learners

educator

noun

Definition of educator for English Language Learners

  • : a person (such as a teacher or a school administrator) who has a job in the field of education



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