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educate (someone) in (something)

To train or prepare oneself or someone in a particular area or subject. I always try to educate my daughters in the business world so they are prepared for success when they get older.
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educate for (something)

To train and prepare oneself or someone for a particular job or task. A noun or pronoun can be used between "educate" and "for." I was educated for a career in law, but I decided to pursue art instead. Even though my daughters are still in school, I always try to educate them for success in the business world.
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educate someone for something

to train someone for something or to do something. I wasn't educated for doing this kind of thing. He had spent many years educating himself for just this kind of job.
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educate someone in something

to train someone about something; to school someone in something. Her parents educated her in the ways of the old country. She had educated herself in the ways of big business.
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With its lesson plans, Ayiti: The Cost of Life, can educate players about poverty and its effects on education in general around the world, as well as about the effects of poverty on education in Haiti.
As part of the fall educational campaign, Produce for Kids has also partnered with Nickelodeon, the number-one brand for kids, to educate children and their parents on the benefits of eating healthy.
We believe that schools and families have an opportunity, and a responsibility, to work together to educate young people about the value of philanthropy, and to help them understand the needs and resources that exist in their own communities.
Drawing on that collective experience, the site aims to educate consumers about rechargeable products and provide them with access to the best products, backed up with the "best warranties on the Web": at least three years of usable life on most NiMH products and chargers, and two years on digital camera battery packs and specialty batteries.
Through the agreement, PCA will pay the full cost of the Emmi program, through discounts or credits to the policy, for members who use Emmi, a Web-based risk management tool designed to educate patients on what to expect before, during and after surgical procedures.
While our goal is to minimize malpractice risks for our members, if they are sued, Emmi will help prove that the physician took every measure possible to fully educate the patient and to ensure appropriate informed consent.
The Women's Task Force of Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center of South Bend and Mishawaka, Indiana is pleased to announce the availability nationally of its three-part, "Poop is the Scoop," broadcast campaign used to educate, inform and fight colorectal cancer.
Specifically, Kohl's commitment to the Children's Hospital Los Angeles will support health fairs at the hospital, community centers and local schools; safety presentations at schools and day care centers to educate teachers and students on injury prevention and safety.
Odyssey's vision is to be recognized worldwide as the Portal to the Pacific Experience -- a one-stop, must see passageway to our waterfront; a high tech, high touch source of discovery that educates and enriches understanding of the maritime experience.
The first and only foreign law degree-granting program in China's history, the Masters program educates Chinese judges, legal officials, law professors and lawyers in U.
Initiative funded by MacArthur Foundation trains youth to be critical media consumers; New Microsoft-supported online game will educate thousands about global poverty
At the conclusion of the program, participants will collectively select a topic that interests them and then develop and carry out a plan of action around the issue in an effort to educate their peers in Teen Second Life.
Launched in July'05 with the full support of Governor Schwarzenegger, the EEEC was formed with a dual mission: to enforce California labor laws; and to educate business owners and workers on those laws and regulations.