Critical & Creative Thinking


sites

http://ideaedu.org/v/services/consulting-topic/critical-thinking An article about teaching for critical thinking development from the IDEA Center

http://www.criticalthinking.org/ Foundation for Critical Thinking 

Designing rubrics for assessing higher order thinking, by William Peirce. A comprehensive guide to articulating aspects of critical thinking.

GVSU RESOURCES

Fall 2010 Conference on Teaching & Learning: Cultivating Critical Thinking

Find session presentations and handouts on this site.
General Education Program

Critical thinking is an essential component of the general education program.

View the GVSU General Education Faculty Resources page for information on how to teach this General Education Program student learning outcome.

articles

King, A. (1995). Designing the instructional process to enhance critical thinking across the curriculum. Inquiring minds really do want to know: Using questioning to teach critical thinking. Teaching of Psychology, 22(1), 13- 16. doi: 10.1207/s15328023top2201_5

Macknight, C. (2000). Teaching critical thinking through online discussions, Educause Quarterly, No . 4, 2000. http://net.educause.edu/ir/library/pdf/EQM0048.pdf

Arend, B. (2009). Encouraging critical thinking in online threaded discussions, Journal of Educators Online, 6(1).  http://www.thejeo.com/Archives/Volume6Number1/Arendpaper.pdf

VanGelder, T.(2005). Teaching critical thinking: some lessons from cognitive science. College Teaching, 53, 41-46.  https://sites.google.com/site/timvangelder/publications-1/teaching-critical-thinking

Osborne, J. (2010) Arguing to Learn in Science: The Role of Collaborative, Critical Discourse. Science, 328(23), 463. http://www.sciencemag.org/content/328/5977/463

books

Teaching for Critical Thinking by Stephen Brookfield, 2011

Engaging Ideas: The Professor’s Guide to Integrating Writing, Critical Thinking, and Active Learning in the Classroom by John Bean, 2011



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