hidden curriculum

(noun) “[T]he type of nonacademic knowledge that one learns through informal learning and cultural transmission” (OpenStax College 2012).

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: hidden curriculums

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. Theoretical Perspectives on Education. Connexions, May 18, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42905/1.2/).