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Ten Takeaway Tips for Teaching Critical Thinking

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By Moriko Nobori

 

Ideally, teaching kids how to think critically becomes an integral part of your approach, no matter what subject you teach. But if you're just getting started, here are some concrete ways you can begin leveraging your students' critical-thinking skills in the classroom and beyond.


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The Changing Role of Libraries & How To Consider the ALA Code ...

The Changing Role of Libraries & How To Consider the ALA Code ... | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
Last week was chock-full of thinking about ethical considerations in libraries and as librarians. There's no question that the role of libraries within their respective communities are shifting. While a library certainly can't (and ...
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Pinterest for Libraries – what we’re doing | David Lee King

Pinterest for Libraries – what we’re doing | David Lee King | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
I recently helped set up a Pinterest account for our library (and by help I mean that I created the account.
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ALA Appeals to Publishers to Sell E-Books to Libraries | Digital Book World

ALA Appeals to Publishers to Sell E-Books to Libraries | Digital Book World | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
Opportunity in America will be under threat if publishers can't find a way to work with libraries in providing more access to e-books to library patrons, said the ALA. (Head of US Library Association appeals to publishers to sell eBooks to libraries.
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The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy — The Digital Shift

The Truth About Tablets: Educators are getting iPads and ereaders into students’ hands—but it’s not easy — The Digital Shift | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
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Open Resources: Transforming the Way Knowledge Is Spread

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Beginning in 2001, when the Massachusetts Institute of Technology announced it was going to make some of its courses available online, the movement for Open Educational Resource has continued to grow.
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How to rekindle a love of learning in school | eSchool News

How to rekindle a love of learning in school | eSchool News | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
What would a high school classroom look like if the students were all like kindergartners, eagerly learning everything they could about the world? What makes this idea seem ludicrous—and why isn’t learning still like this in high schools today?
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Performance assessment making a comeback in schools | eSchool News

Performance assessment making a comeback in schools | eSchool News | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
Spurred by a federal directive to use “multiple measures” of student success, performance assessment is reemerging as a strategy to delve more deeply into students’ skills.
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STEM Education: Inspire, Engage, Educate: Drilling Down: Personalized Learning in the 21st Century | Making Learning Personal

STEM Education: Inspire, Engage, Educate: Drilling Down: Personalized Learning in the 21st Century | Making Learning Personal | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
This article refers to personalized learning and the use of web-based tools that store and deliver content and facilitate instruction.
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Library 2.0 - the future of libraries in the digital age

Library 2.0 - the future of libraries in the digital age | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
This network is for librarians and others interested in Library 2.0.
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TeacherTube - Teach the World | Teacher Videos | Lesson Plan Videos | Student Video Lessons | Online Teacher Made Videos | TeacherTube.com

TeacherTube - Teach the World | Teacher Videos | Lesson Plan Videos | Student Video Lessons | Online Teacher Made Videos | TeacherTube.com | Learning Leader | Scoop.it
Our goal at TeacherTube.com is to provide an online community for sharing instructional teacher videos. Upload your lesson plan videos or watch student video lessons at our website.
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TPACK

Technological Pedagogical Content Knowledge (TPACK) attempts to identify the nature of knowledge required by teachers for technology integration in their teaching, while addressing the complex, multifaceted and situated nature of teacher knowledge.

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