Glossary of Terms.
A person who administers a business or public
affairs (administer: Attend to the running of).
Put to practical use, as opposed to theoretical.
A theoretical “mental illness” described in
Psychiatry as “a persistent pattern of inattention and
hyperactivity-impulsivity or both, occurring more frequently and
severely than is typical in individuals at a comparable level of
development”. This is typically treated as a mental illness by
Psychiatry a common treatment being strong Psychotropic drugs
similar to Cocaine.
This is not regarded as an illness in Study
Technology, and the use of any type of drugs in Education is
considered extremely dangerous and counter-productive and we would
strongly caution against this approach.
Children diagnosed with this theoretical
“condition” are often marginalized and stigmatized for life. While
Psychiatry offers no real solution to this problem, this “illness”
usually disappears quite quickly with the use of Study Technology
and the condition is explained and remedied in the Barriers to
There is also much research indicating a strong
connection between food allergies and “Hyperactivity” and it is
usually found that a visit to a competent Nutritionist combined with
remedying the child’s study difficulties with L. Ron Hubbard’s Study
Technology deals with this “illness”.
A self-evident truth.
The maximum amount that can be contained or
Providing the means to increase the amount that
can be done or achieved in a given area.
A conclusion that has been reckoned, calculated
or concluded by the use of logical or mathematical means.
The seeking of information or advice.
A piece of information.
Defined by Psychology as: “An abnormal difficulty
in reading and spelling, caused by a condition of the brain”. This
is, once again, a theoretical “condition” and no real explanation is
offered as to what this “condition of the brain” is.
Once again this can often be remedied using
nutritional methods and mostly disappears when the Barriers to Study
are properly remedied.
To give intellectual, moral and social
instruction to a pupil.
To pass over the power or ability to do something
A person who seeks to promote human welfare.
Having the purpose of promoting human
To urge or impress an idea persistently.
The basic structural foundations of a society or
enterprise. In a school system for example, this would be The
buildings, materials, teachers, transport etc.
Knowledge acquired by study.
A series of goals set by the United Nations. The
eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) – which range from halving
extreme poverty to halting the spread of HIV/AIDS and providing
universal primary education, all by the target date of 2015 – form a
blueprint agreed to by all the world’s countries and all the world’s
leading development institutions. They have galvanized unprecedented
efforts to meet the needs of the world’s poorest.
To educate using a series of individual units or
periods of training.
Conforming to accepted standards of general
Non Governmental Organization.
A non-profit agency not affiliated with any
government or private sector entity, devoted to managing resources
and implementing projects with the goal of addressing social
problems. May receive some public funding.
A test or trial of a system or methodology used
to detect and correct flaws or to determine suitability.
A act of introducing, offering or exhibiting
something. Or the thing that presents this.
Primary or elementary education consist of the
first years of formal, structured education that occurs during
A series of written steps, designed to get a a
broad complex or long term task completed.
A series of written steps designed to get a
complex or lengthy step of a larger program completed.
Of or pertaining to universities, schools,
education, teachers etc.
Not concerned with religion or religious beliefs.
The action of determining and controlling future
actions by one’s own efforts, rather than depending on others.
Examining, or reading about something in order to
find out more about it or to find a use for it.
The practice of communicating and transferring
knowledge or skills to another.
The methods of application of an art or science
or the way science or art is put to practical use for an actual
benefit of some kind to society.
The word technology is often attributed only to
such things as computers, the internet, MP3 players, mobile phones
etc. While these are all very good examples of technology, this is
NOT the definition of the word. These are all examples of science
being developed into practical techniques or equipment for the use
of society, The correct and simple definition of technology is
therefore as stated above.
Third in order or Rank etc.
Tertiary Education is the third tier of
education after primary and secondary education, although education
systems vary, this usually refers to College or University..
Of a trade or profession, particularly where the
profession’s value to society is considered to be high and
dedication and duty are considered of a higher priority than money.
An authoritative report on a major issue, stating
an Authorities position or opinion on a subject.
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