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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

(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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For instance, the language of objectives, outcomes, and competencies, which belongs to conventional pedagogies, guides teachers and students to focus their attention on prespecified aspects of learning.
Decentering power within feminist studies is not a completed task, but each of the reviewed authors go a long way in helping feminist instructors and activists develop more diverse pedagogies to change the world.
He leaves the reader with no doubt about the power and agency driving sexual ideology in Western society, and the unquestionable relationship between public discourse=sexual literacy and private discourse=sexual illiteracy leaves literacy scholars prepared to incorporate topics of sexuality and difference into our pedagogies. Where Jonathan Alexander's text falls short is in his chapters on practical application; after all, we are accountable--and so are our pedagogies--for meeting the mechanics-based needs of our students.
Shulman, L.S., (2005b) 'Pedagogies of Uncertainty', Liberal Education.
She emphasizes its repressive-paternalistic dimensions, as manifested in the Critical Pedagogies of Freire, McLaren, Shor, and Giroux, which are founded on one dimension of Critical Theory in its first stage of development.
This lack cries out for scholarship on learning theory, pedagogies, and methodologies as these relate to the field of interfaith education.
Drawing on a range of political and theoretical perspectives, the collection of papers in this special issue seeks to analyse the cultural politics of food pedagogies by examining pedagogical content, techniques, relations, curricula; and constructions of teachers and learners across a number of empirical sites and regional contexts.
Since the interpretive pedagogies and conventional pedagogies co-occur, nurse educators should have an understanding of their differences in terms of theory, knowledge, experience, language, and social significance (Diekelmann, 2001).
Purpose: The "Other Voices" project provides the principles and tested pedagogies to answer the question "How do we teach to and about those who differ radically from each other religiously in classroom?" Methodology: Eight institutions of higher education in upper New York State pooled their resources for eighteen months to enable twelve representatives, six of whom were administrators, to survey and offer focus groups for students and faculty, and to design and test nine pedagogies in response to this question.
Given that mission statements exist as symbols of the purpose of the institution and given that professional pedagogies attempt to bridge ideas and practice, is one pedagogy better than another when instructors teach the university mission?
Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (Mahwah, NJ) will begin the publication of two new subscription journals in early 2006, including International Journal of Strategic Communications (IJSC) and Pedagogies: An International Journal.
I've also read a number of accounts of alternative theoretical pedagogies, in books like Zavarzadeh and Morton's Theory/Pedagogy/Politics and Maria-Regina Kecht's Pedagogy is Politics, which suggest in strong terms the complicity of poststructuralism with the ruling academic ideologies that reify knowledge (only now in terms of "misreading" or "abyss" rather than the old-New Critical terms "irony" or "metaphor").