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Early school enrollment

Early school enrollment (in German: “vorzeitige Einschulung”) is an accelerated learning measure. It involves children starting their education —as a result of being more advanced developmentally—before they reach compulsory schooling age in Germany. This might be due to their high cognitive ability.

The authors Nicole Miceli and Anne-Kathrin Stiller have developed this glossary together with the Fachportal Team. The glossary was translated by Daniel Shatwell and edited by Lisa Trierweiler.