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Critical Thinking – Standards of Thought

Dr. Richard Paul defines the universal standards with which thinking may be “taken apart” evaluated and assessed.

Posted in 2016

How to Help Students Feel Powerful at School

Educators can exert power over students—or they can create an environment where students feel energized and capable themselves. BY AMY L. EVA | FEBRUARY 22, 201 Recently, a high school teacher and friend of mine started thinking more carefully about the power

Posted in 2016

Tools for Taking Charge of Your Learning and Your Life

Posted in 2016

Parker Palmer on Education as a Spiritual Practice

Parker Palmer on Education as a Spiritual Practice – an inspired vision for our path to truth. by Maria Popova Original Post from Charter of Compassion  “Character is higher than intellect. Thinking is the function. Living is the functionary,” Emerson

Posted in 2016

Student Understandings- Google Form

How do you use the ideas and strategies in the courses you teach to foster a rich conception of critical thinking  in all aspects of life, including teaching and learning?   Drs. Richard Paul and Linda Elder, in their How

Posted in 2016

Experiments in Kindness

Audrey Lin is a volunteer extraordinaire with ServiceSpace. With a degree in Peace and Conflict Studies, Lin has volunteered at the Gandhi Ashram in Ahmedabad, India; at Karma Kitchen in Berkeley, California; and has served as an educator on both the

Posted in 2016
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