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Line breaks: peda|gogic
Pronunciation: /ˌpɛdəˈɡɒdʒɪk
, -ˈɡɒɡ-/

Definition of pedagogic in English:


1Relating to teaching: they show great pedagogic skills
More example sentences
  • They would also be offered the opportunity to spend time at a center for teaching effectiveness, working to strengthen their pedagogic skills with the guidance of master teachers.
  • I have interpreted the available information with a pedagogic approach.
  • First, these will soon become the primary pedagogic instruments in classroom teaching.
1.1 rare Of or characteristic of a pedagogue.
Example sentences
  • This is not a pedagogic mind constrained by theory.

plural noun

(pedagogics) [treated as singular] Back to top  
old-fashioned term for pedagogy.


late 18th century: from French pédagogique, from Greek paidagōgikos.



Example sentences
  • There are pedagogical concerns about separating the integrated teaching role of academic staff.
  • In addition to pedagogical knowledge, content information must also be an important component.
  • They are also aware of the findings and pedagogical innovations from physics education research.


Example sentences
  • This might be used pedagogically as a textbook to accompany a university-level literature course.
  • And my perspectives may not be useful pedagogically.
  • The popular picture of particles as somehow also being waves is an oversimplification used pedagogically to explain interference and diffraction effects in familiar terms.

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