An educational institute is an institution that is dedicated to the education of individuals. These can include any type of public school, private school, college, and university as well as any type of entity that provides instructional services to individuals or education-related services. Common types of educational institutes include early childhood education, primary and secondary education, and further and higher education.
Entity naming convention:
Capitalization, spacing, punctuation, and other styling should match that of the name on the official website or other page controlled by the educational institute.
The Educational Institute name should be the full, formal name per the official website. Informal names (such as Cal for University of California, Berkeley) should be included in Also Known As.
Name should be the current name of the educational institute. If the name has changed, past names should be added to Previous Name.
Name should be in English. If the official name is in another language, it should be added to the Official Name field, and other widely used variations may be added to Also Known As.
Acronyms should only be used as the name if they are the current official name of an educational institute.
Articles (a, the) should be included if part of the educational institute's official name.