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Pes·ta·loz·zi

 (pĕs′tə-lŏt′sē, -tä-lōt′-), Johann Heinrich 1746-1827.
Swiss educational reformer whose teaching theories, based on respect and attention to the individual, laid the foundation for the reform of education in the 1800s.

Pestalozzi

(ˌpɛstəˈlɒtsɪ)
n
(Biography) Johann Heinrich (joˈhan ˈhainrɪç). 1746–1827, Swiss educational reformer. His emphasis on learning by observation exerted a wide influence on elementary education

Pes•ta•loz•zi

(ˌpɛs tlˈɒt si)

n.
Johann Heinrich, 1746–1827, Swiss educator.