WOTD:pedagogy

pedagogy
noun, plural -gies.
1. the function or work of a teacher; teaching.
2. the art or science of teaching; education; instructional methods.
Soruce: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/pedagogy

Sample Sentences:
“In one speech, the Secretary of Education pretty much dismissed the importance of pedagogy.” Source: http://fno.org/sept03/pedagogy.html
“For example, Paulo Freire referred to his method of teaching adults as ‘critical pedagogy’.” Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pedagogy

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