micro-teaching

microteaching

[mahy-kroh-tee-ching]
noun
a scaled-down teaching procedure with a few students under controlled conditions, often videotaped in order to analyze teaching techniques and develop new teaching skills.

Origin:
1970–75; micro- + teaching

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To micro-teaching
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: micro-switch
Next Definition: micro-tektite
Words Near: micro-teaching
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for micro-teaching
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing micro-teaching
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature