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Meaning of PEDAGOGY

Pronunciation:  'pedu`gâjee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the activities of educating or instructing or teaching; activities that impart knowledge or skill; "he received no formal education"; "our instruction was carefully programmed"; "good teaching is seldom rewarded"
  2. [n]  the profession of a teacher; "he prepared for teaching while still in college"; "pedagogy is recognized as an important profession"
 

PEDAGOGY is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: education, educational activity, instruction, teaching
 
 See Also: activity, catechesis, catechetical instruction, class, classroom project, coeducation, course, course of instruction, course of study, elementary education, extension, extension service, extracurricular activity, higher education, homework, hypnopedia, indoctrination, language teaching, lecture, lecturing, lesson, prep, preparation, schooling, secondary education, sleep-learning, spoonfeeding, teaching reading, tuition, tutelage, tutorship, university extension, work-study program

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ped"a*go`gy\, n. [Gr. ?: cf. F. p['e]dagogie.]
Pedagogics; pedagogism. --South.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: catechization, coaching, didactics, direction, edification, education, enlightenment, guidance, illumination, information, instruction, pedagogics, private teaching, programmed instruction, reeducation, schooling, self-instruction, self-teaching, spoon-feeding, teaching, tuition, tutelage, tutorage, tutoring, tutorship
 

 

 

 

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