- A person who provides instruction or education; a teacher: the perspective of a professional educatorMore example sentences
teacher, tutor, instructor, pedagogue, schoolteacher, schoolmaster, schoolmistress, master, mistress; educationalist, educationist; supply teacher; coach, trainer; lecturer, professor, don, fellow, reader, academic; guide, mentor, guru, counsellor; Scottish dominie; Indian panditNorth American • informal schoolmarmBritish • informal beakAustralian/New Zealand • informal chalkie, schoolie• archaic doctor, schoolman, usher• rare preceptor
- It also helps each student develop a meaningful relationship with at least one educator in the middle school.
- Martha became a trustee because she wanted the perspective of a professional educator on the board.
- For the first half of the last century, John Dewey was dean of American educators.