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Pedagogy vs. Andragogy

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Pedagogynoun

The profession of teaching.

Andragogynoun

The methods or techniques used to teach adults; adult education.

Pedagogynoun

The activities of educating, teaching or instructing.

Andragogynoun

the method and practice of teaching adult learners; adult education

‘much has been written about andragogy in general education circles over the past fifty years’;

Pedagogynoun

The strategies of instruction.

Andragogy

Andragogy refers to methods and principles used in adult education. The word comes from the Greek ἀνδρ- (andr-), meaning , and ἀγωγός (agogos), meaning .

‘man’; ‘leader of’;

Pedagogynoun

Pedagogics; pedagogism.

Pedagogynoun

the principles and methods of instruction

Pedagogynoun

the profession of a teacher;

‘he prepared for teaching while still in college’; ‘pedagogy is recognized as an important profession’;

Pedagogynoun

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’;

Pedagogynoun

the method and practice of teaching, especially as an academic subject or theoretical concept

‘subject-based pedagogies’; ‘the relationship between applied linguistics and language pedagogy’;

Pedagogy

Pedagogy (), most commonly understood as the approach to teaching, is the theory and practice of learning, and how this process influences, and is influenced by, the social, political and psychological development of learners. Pedagogy, taken as an academic discipline, is the study of how knowledge and skills are imparted in an educational context, and it considers the interactions that take place during learning.

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