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Winkelschule / Heckschule

English translation: independent private school/ privately organized school

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German term or phrase:Winkelschule / Heckschule
English translation:independent private school/ privately organized school
Entered by: Z.E. Ball
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12:44 Feb 15, 2009
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Social Sciences - Education / Pedagogy
German term or phrase: Winkelschule / Heckschule
These terms are is in a list of types of schools/educational institutions.

TIA
Z.E. Ball
Local time: 23:54
privately organized school
Explanation:
Winkelschule and Heckschule both mean the same thing.

http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heckschule
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Yasutomo Kanazawa
Local time: 06:54
Grading comment
Thanks very much for the help.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +3privately organized school
Yasutomo Kanazawa


  

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12 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +3
privately organized school


Explanation:
Winkelschule and Heckschule both mean the same thing.

http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Heckschule

Yasutomo Kanazawa
Local time: 06:54
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment
Thanks very much for the help.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  franglish: or just 'Independent private school' for contemporary usage
1 hr
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agree  Ingeborg Gowans: correct: w/ franglish for suggestion
5 hrs
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agree  Inge Meinzer: also with franglish
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Feb 16, 2009 - Changes made by Z.E. Ball:
Edited KOG entry<a href="/profile/647682">Z.E. Ball's</a> old entry - "Winkelschule / Heckschule" » "privately organized school"


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