Meaning of “pedagogy” in the English Dictionary

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pedagogynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈped.ə.ɡɒdʒ.i/ us /ˈped.ə.ɡɑː.dʒi/ specialized
adjective uk /ˌped.əˈɡɒdʒ.ɪkəl/ us /ˌped.əˈɡɑː.dʒɪkəl/ also pedagogic,

The book describes current pedagogical methods used in teaching reading.
adverb uk /ˌped.əˈɡɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˌped.əˈɡɑː.dʒɪ.kəl.i/

The reforms are pedagogically questionable (= not based on good teaching theory).

(Definition of “pedagogy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)