de- + school1 (Source: dictionary.com)
1970s; earliest use found in Ames (Iowa) Daily Tribune. From de- + school. (Source: lexico.com)
Definitions of Deschool
verb (used with object)
- to abolish or phase out traditional schools from, so as to replace them with alternative methods and forms of education.
- (tr) to separate education from the institution of school and operate through the pupil's life experience as opposed to a set curriculum
- To limit or abolish institutionalized education in (a society); to subject (a society) to a process of deschooling. Chiefly in or with reference to the writings of Ivan Illich.
- To remove (a child) from the school system so as to educate him or her at home.
- : to eliminate traditional schools from the movement to deschool society— John Holt
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