noun. someone who educates young people.
- professional person
- school principal
- faculty member
- trade edition
- pedagogue (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- paedagogus (Latin)
Example sentences of the word pedagogue
1. Noun, singular or mass
The tensions between educational theories and practices -- what critical pedagogue Paulo Freire termed “praxis” -- can either buoy a classroom to great heights, or sink it entirely.