teach-by-doing

teach-by-doing

[¦tēch ·bī ′dü·iŋ]
(control systems)
A method of programming a robot in which the operator guides the robot through its intended motions by holding it and performing the work.
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We returned to Prince William Sound in June of the same year aboard the University of Alaska's 140-foot research vessel Alpha Helix, led by my mentor, Professor John Oliver, known as "the galactic wizard," the archetype of "can do" biologists, and a true underwater naturalist with a teach-by-doing philosophy.