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  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pedagog someone who educates young people
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pedagog Pedagogue.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • pedagog A simplified spelling of pedagogue.
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In literature:

But I can't help liking this pedagogic old Gershom who takes himself and me and all the rest of the world so seriously.
"The Prairie Child" by Arthur Stringer
Professor Ramsay says it is not so now: the professors have become pedagogic coaches, and the students grind rather than study.
"Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland" by Daniel Turner Holmes
Summaries given by teachers or textbooks have little or no pedagogical justification.
"College Teaching" by Paul Klapper
The confession of Catholics plays a deplorable pedagogic part in the sexual domain.
"The Sexual Question" by August Forel
The plea for a Department of Instruction is a just one, and ought to meet with response from some of our pedagogical members.
"Writings in the United Amateur, 1915-1922" by Howard Phillips Lovecraft
A ship without a compass sails a no less aimless or dangerous course than does a teacher without pedagogic guidance.
"Training the Teacher" by A. F. Schauffler
Pedagogic methods might be employed to stimulate American culture.
"The Scrap Book. Volume 1, No. 2" by Various
Large numbers of students and teachers were sent to Soviet pedagogical schools for study and training.
"Area Handbook for Albania" by Eugene K. Keefe
Until his time the science of criticism had been almost entirely conducted on what may be called pedagogic lines.
"A Short History of French Literature" by George Saintsbury
Conventions (religious, sociological, scientific, musical, pedagogical, etc.).
"Woman's Club Work and Programs" by Caroline French Benton
One must be possessed of the pedagogical faculty to a marked degree.
"Great Singers on the Art of Singing" by James Francis Cooke
Mr. Pedagog denies it; I didn't say it; Mrs. Pedagog wouldn't say it.
"The Inventions of the Idiot" by John Kendrick Bangs
Such a story, Wilmann says, is a pedagogical treasure.
"Special Method in Primary Reading and Oral Work with Stories" by Charles Alexander McMurry
The discovery of vegetable candy has been of great pedagogic value.
"Candy-Making Revolutionized" by Mary Elizabeth Hall
Indeed, notwithstanding all my caution, I was hurried into the pedagogic chair quite too soon.
"Forty Years in the Wilderness of Pills and Powders" by William A. Alcott
The pedagogic element in turn does but represent another side of the collective activities of the state.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 10" by Various
Not he, my dear Mrs. Pedagog.
"Half-Hours with the Idiot" by John Kendrick Bangs
Pedagogical science, I suppose.
"Under a Charm, Vol. II. (of III)" by E. Werner
Take the case of Mr. Pedagog here.
"The Genial Idiot" by John Kendrick Bangs
Slavish devotion to old pedagogic methods, it is urged, cannot but shackle and destroy initiative.
"Makers of Modern Medicine" by James J. Walsh

In news:

How to enhance the pedagogical impact of traditional, open and distance learning environments with clickers .
Bel Kaufman Expounds on Pedagogical Concerns.
Hack the Learner Experience, or Get Yourself Some Pedagogical Perspective.
Pedagogical Information Visualization for Heuristic Search.
I've previously highlighted a pedagogical framework for using Twitter in the classroom, as well as shared more practical advice for teaching with Twitter.
Bel Kaufman Expounds on Pedagogical Concerns.
The purpose of these two $500 awards is to recognize graduate students who use pedagogical strategies to promote science appreciation among undergraduate students.
Some pedagogical reasons for giving the software a try.
Last week I introduced a pedagogical framework for using Twitter in your teaching, organized along two axes: monologic to dialogic and passive to active.
Five years ago, a pair of science teachers at Woodland Park (Colo.) High School turned their pedagogical approach upside down.

In science:

This section is similar to the section 3 of with more pedagogical details on the construction of the process.
Convergence to equilibrium for finite Markov processes, with application to the Random Energy Model
This part of the paper mainly has a pedagogical aim.
Convergence to equilibrium for finite Markov processes, with application to the Random Energy Model
In order to be pedagogical and complete part of the following derivation is a repeat of .
General Definition of Gravitational Tension
So, for pedagogical reasons, one might look at that first.
A Thinning Analogue of de Finetti's Theorem
Among the pedagogical reviews we mention a general review of RMT and an introduction to the supersymmetric method [36, 37].
QCD, Chiral Random Matrix Theory and Integrability
It is also worthwhile to mention that a pedagogical approach to the Dirac equation coupled to a mixed vector-scalar Coulomb potential is already crystallized in a textbook .
Comment on ``Kepler problem in Dirac theory for a particle with position-dependent mass''
While we believe that these examples are of pedagogical interest, our first main result is that much of what we say can be naturally extended to the many-body case.
Singular factorizations, self-adjoint extensions, and applications to quantum many-body physics
A single-qubit evolving according to unitary dynamics (µ = 0 in Eq. (2)) provides a pedagogical yet illustrative setting to study dynamical control.
Dynamical control of qubit coherence: Random versus deterministic schemes
For pedagogical purposes, we discuss this case separately, before dealing with the general case in Section 4.
Generalised extreme value statistics and sum of correlated variables
This choice is partly pedagogical, and it is our hope that the reader will find the particular special cases discussed in the present work to be useful in understanding the general results of the original papers.
The scaling limit of Fomin's identity for two paths in the plane
As a first step, we will consider the “pedagogical” example of a simpler problem, where there is only a single longrange link in the system, which will help us to understand the different terms of the more difficult problem of the perturbation expansion.
Diffusion Processes on Small-World Networks with Distance-Dependent Random-Links
This section uses functional derivatives and is more detailed for pedagogical purposes.
Lagrangian Densities and Principle of Least Action in Nonrelativistic Quantum Mechanics
We warn the reader in advance that our motivation here is pedagogical rather than logical — the main ideas in the proof of the Margulis Arithmeticity Theorem (4.19) will be presented, but there will be no attempt to be rigorous.
What is a superrigid subgroup?
For pedagogical reasons we first discuss a simple example exhibiting several important features we shall define more formally in the next subsection.
A review of the Statistical Mechanics approach to Random Optimization Problems
We do not reproduce those equations here, see for a pedagogical review.
A review of the Statistical Mechanics approach to Random Optimization Problems