[Tagging] School and training

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Fri Sep 6 10:58:44 UTC 2013

2013/9/5 Fernando Trebien <fernando.trebien at gmail.com>

> Well, using amenity=school would have the advantage of immediate
> support by current renderers and applications and no need for new
> tags.

-1, you won't have immediate support for the feature, you just will see
_something_ on the map, you could also use shop=supermarket for the
language school and it would show up on the map ;-)

> While being "tagging for the application", it doesn't sounds so
> incorrect to me (but I must admit it may be due to the language
> barrier). Would it be wrong to combine "amenity=school" and
> "training=" or should "amenity=school" be restricted solely to primary
> and secondary schools?

there was a conclusion after some discussion some time ago that
amenity=school should only be used for general education schools (primary
and secondary schools). This is also described in the wiki.

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