Inspecteur d'académie

French term or phrase:Inspecteur d'académie
English translation:Regional Education Authority Inspector (Director of the ‘département’ educational services of the French National Education
Entered by: pooja_chic

11:31 Oct 29, 2010
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French to English translations [PRO]
Education / Pedagogy
French term or phrase: Inspecteur d'académie
Inspecteur d'académie is given in the footnote of DIPLÔME NATIONAL DU BREVET(DNB). Though, it has been discussed on Proz but in another language.
Is it same as Education officer? Or school inspector?

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2 +3regional director of education
Claire N.
Summary of reference entries provided
regional inspector / education inspector

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regional director of education

Explanation: d'Acad%C3%A9mie

inspecteur d'Académie
nm regional director of education

Note added at 18 mins (2010-10-29 11:49:52 GMT)

Or ''local government director of education'':

Each Académie is sub-divided into
départements. At département level,
Inspecteurs d’Académie, (effectively local
government DIRECTORS OF EDUCATION), oversee
the management of schooling and staff,
principally in primary education, and the
organisation of examinations.
Départements consist of communes which

Claire N.
Local time: 21:05
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 68

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agree  philgoddard
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agree  claude-andrew
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agree  writeaway: looking up the term does help
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Reference: regional inspector / education inspector

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Note added at 14 mins (2010-10-29 11:46:26 GMT)

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