Differences between Pedagogical and Andragogical Methods of Teaching and the Preference of Andragogy for the Teaching of Adults

Abstract

This paper is aimed at highlighting the differences between pedagogy and andragogy as methods of teaching and justifying why andragogy is most suitable in teaching adults. Although pedagogy and andragogy has become popular both within and outside adult education circles, this paper has brought about different opinions of scholars on the topic of discourse… (More)