Examples of pedagogue in a sentence
<a pedagogue whose classroom lessons consisted entirely of reading directly from the textbook in a monotone>
Origin and Etymology of pedagogue
Middle English pedagoge, from Latin paedagogus, from Greek paidagōgos, slave who escorted children to school, from paid- ped- + agōgos leader, from agein to lead — more at agent
First Known Use: 14th century
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up pedagogue? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).