What is teaching?

  • (noun): A doctrine that is taught.
    Synonyms: precept, commandment
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on teaching, teachings:

Warwick Business School - Research
... As of 2006, the WBS academic faculty consisted of 113 teaching staff, 60 researchers, and 15 visiting academics ... All academics are members of a teaching subject group, a research centre or unit, and often of both ... Each teaching subject group has a group convenor or head, and devolved group management ...
Robert Lee Moore - Unusual Teacher
... of Chicago that Moore first hit on his original teaching methods ... It was at the University of Pennsylvania, while teaching a course on the foundations of geometry, that Moore first tried out the teaching methods that came to be known as the ...
Teaching History
... From the origins of national school systems in the 19th century, the teaching of history to promote national sentiment has been a high priority ... after 1980 attention increasingly moved toward teaching world history or requiring students to take courses in non-western cultures, to prepare students for life in a globalized economy ... The teaching of history in French schools was influenced by the Nouvelle histoire as disseminated after the 1960s by Cahiers p├ędagogiques and Enseignement and other ...
Derek Prince
... He was probably most noted for his teachings about deliverance from demonic oppression and about Israel ... He was best known in Pentecostal and Charismatic circles although his teaching is distinctly non-denominational, a fact that has long been emphasised by his worldwide ministry ... under the slogan Reaching the unreached and teaching the untaught ...

More definitions of "teaching":

  • (noun): The profession of a teacher.
    Example: "He prepared for teaching while still in college"
    Synonyms: instruction, pedagogy

Famous quotes containing the word teaching:

    Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age.
    Bible: New Testament, Matthew 28:19,20.

    It is sentimentalism to assume that the teaching of life can always be fitted to the child’s interests, just as it is empty formalism to force the child to parrot the formulas of adult society. Interests can be created and stimulated.
    Jerome S. Bruner (20th century)

    The basis of world peace is the teaching which runs through almost all the great religions of the world. “Love thy neighbor as thyself.” Christ, some of the other great Jewish teachers, Buddha, all preached it. Their followers forgot it. What is the trouble between capital and labor, what is the trouble in many of our communities, but rather a universal forgetting that this teaching is one of our first obligations.
    Eleanor Roosevelt (1884–1962)