- a school operating on a system in which study materials and tests are mailed to the students, who in turn mail their work back to the school for grading.
Origin of correspondence school
First recorded in 1885–90
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Historical Examples of correspondence school
- an educational institution that offers tuition (correspondence courses) by post
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