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CANCELLED: Designing Active Learning Activities for Critical Thinking

Sponsor(s): Learning and Teaching with Technology Consultants
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Date: 11-03-2022
Time: 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Status: Cancelled
Description:

While we generally understand the importance of critical thinking, we don’t often explicitly discuss it in the classroom, share our definition, or offer guidance for how students can become better critical thinkers. This session will provide concrete examples of classroom activities that promote critical thinking. Participants will leave the session with: A better understanding of why critical thinking skills should be incorporated in all LSA … Continue reading CANCELLED: Designing Active Learning Activities for Critical Thinking »

11:30 am-12:30 pm 11/03/2022 Cancelled

Designing Discussion Prompts for Critical Thinking

Sponsor(s): Learning and Teaching with Technology Consultants
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Date: 11-11-2022
Time: 11:30 am-12:30 pm
Status: Open
Description:

Critical thinking is a way of thinking in which you question, analyze, interpret, evaluate and make a judgment about what you read, hear, say, or write. It moves beyond facts and involves being skeptical, asking probing questions, and challenging assumptions. Strong critical thinkers know what they don’t know, and know how to learn what they don’t know.   Carefully designed discussions can provide the opportunity … Continue reading Designing Discussion Prompts for Critical Thinking »

11:30 am-12:30 pm 11/11/2022 Open