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pedagogy

 [ped´ah-go″je] (pl. ped·a·go·gy)
the teaching of children; the teacher often has full responsibility for making decisions about what will be learned, how it will be learned, when it will be learned, and determining if it has been learned. See also andragogy.

pedagogy

[ped′əgōj′ē]
Etymology: Gk, pais, child, agogos, leader
the art and science of teaching children, based on a belief that the purpose of education is the transmittal of knowledge.

pedagogy

(pĕd′ŭ-gŏj″ē, -gō″jē) [Gr. paidagogos, an assistant who takes children to school]
The art, sciences, techniques, and professional methods used in teaching, especially the teaching of school-age children.
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And in the last two centuries, the articulation of instruction has been a central theme of pedagogics, especially in the field of instructional design or educational technology.
We learn from the book's jacket that Shilling is the coordinator of the International Body Pedagogics Project, and body pedagogics as a concept is informed by the insight that we learn, teach, and reproduce culture in part through physical doing--through specific bodily practices like breathing, stretching, and holding.
Here I am primarily interested in his claim that language belongs to all and none, a claim that strikes a curious, even contradictory stance relative to expressivist and postprocess pedagogics.
Didactic exposition has always constituted the core of any pedagogic system," asserted Ausubel (1963), "and, I suspect always will, because it is the only feasible and efficient method of transmitting large bodies of knowledge" (p.
Many of the contributors are more interested in writing about pedagogics than the happening of theatre and one is sometimes left with the sense that company directors are the last people one wants to hear talking about theatre.
Explaining the foundation and evolution of inter-disciplinary ideas with different emphases and pedagogics is a very difficult task.
The concept of authority I will be discussing here originates in pedagogics and refers to the psychological relation between an individual and authority.
Statistik fur Soziologen, Padagogen, Psychologen und Mediziner [statistics for sociologists, pedagogics, psychologists and physicians].
Thus his sermon for All Saints' 1140 became, around Epiphany 1141, a vehement criticism of the new pedagogics.
Besides having a better understanding of institutional context and stronger awareness of the possibility of meshing our pedagogics, I would want to better integrate the tutors and students so that there would be more comfort for dialog and mutual understanding.