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Pedagogy is often referred to as the activities of educating, or instructing or teaching, the activities that impart knowledge or skill.

‘Pedagogy’ as derived from French and Latin adaptations of the Greek word for ‘boy’ and ‘leader’, meaning a man having oversight of a child. Defined in this way, pedagogy is seen as the art and science of teaching children. To distinguish between adult learning and child learning, Knowles proposed a new theory of adult learning, which he termed andragogy. ‘Andr’ means ‘man’ thus andragogy is a suitable term for the science and art of helping adults to learn