Serving to educate or inform
I have to admit it's been educational so far.
The odds were slim, but because his purpose was educational, he might have a chance.
In 1880 he was declared patron of all Roman Catholic educational establishments.
Having held educational posts at Saarbriicken and Dusseldorf, in 1836 he became extraordinary professor of philosophy at Bonn, and in 1840 full professor.
He was a considerable force in the educational revival of Jewish education in France.