di·​dac·​tics | \ dī-ˈdak-tiks How to pronounce didactics (audio) \

Definition of didactics

: systematic instruction : pedagogy

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Recent Examples on the Web Working with the renowned art historian and curator Lowery Stokes Sims, the guards have not only chosen the pieces, but also contributed to research, design, didactics, content for the accompanying catalogue and public programs. Washington Post, 3 Mar. 2022 The reinstallation balances questions that encourage visitors to chart their own paths with contextual information that uses traditional didactics. Domenica Bongiovanni, The Indianapolis Star, 28 Jan. 2022 The big show of about 75 works seems to signal the almost complete triumph of sociopolitical didactics over aesthetics. Peter Plagens, WSJ, 29 Dec. 2021 Babbel is an interesting language learning platform that combines communicative didactics, cognitivism, behaviorism and constructivism in its lessons for faster learning that will stick with you. Dave Johnson, Forbes, 3 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of didactics

1800, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for didactics

didact(ic) + -ics

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“Didactics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/didactics. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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