Which learning theory is the best match for learners? This quiz will help you understand the difference between pedagogy, andragogy, and heutagogy, and which might be the best approach for you as learner or for a designer when creating new learning experiences.
Pedagogy is the teaching of children, or dependent personalities. Andragogy is the facilitation of learning for adults, who are self-directed learners. Heutagogy is learning for self-managed learners. In practice, andragogy can blend both pedagogy and heutagogy, depending on the needs of the learner.