chalk and talk

noun

sometimes derogatory a formal method of teaching, in which the focal points are the blackboard and the teacher's voice, as contrasted with more informal child-centred activities

Nearby words

  1. chalice,
  2. chaliced,
  3. chalicosis,
  4. chalicothere,
  5. chalk,
  6. chalk line,
  7. chalk out,
  8. chalk stripe,
  9. chalk talk,
  10. chalk up

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