microteaching

noun
mi·​cro·​teaching

Definition of microteaching

: practice teaching in which a student teacher's teaching of a small class for a short time is videotaped for subsequent evaluation

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First Known Use of microteaching

1964, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for microteaching

micr- + teaching

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“Microteaching.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/microteaching. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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