Definition of pedagogy in English:


Pronunciation /ˈpedəˌɡäjē/ /ˈpɛdəˌɡɑdʒi/

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  • The method and practice of teaching, especially as an academic subject or theoretical concept.

    ‘the relationship between applied linguistics and language pedagogy’
    • ‘subject-based pedagogies’
    teaching, schooling, tuition, tutoring, instruction, pedagogy, andragogy, coaching, training, tutelage, drilling, preparation, guidance, indoctrination, inculcation, enlightenment, edification, cultivation, development, improvement, bettering


Late 16th century from French pédagogie, from Greek paidagōgia ‘office of a pedagogue’, from paidagōgos (see pedagogue).