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    “Here are 10 unique strategies for nurturing critical thinking skills in students, courtesy of Mariko Nobori from Edutopia. ”

    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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  • Dr. Brian R. Miller, Dr. Tammy Andreyko and Karyn L. Dobda, Adminstrator.  September 2011

 A Common Core of Learning Designed by Focused Understanding or How Does My Curriculum Fit?

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Listen First, Then Teach

  • Julian Weissglass, Kappan.  March 2012

Schools Could Be the Happiest Places on Earth

  • Shane Lopez, Kappan.  December 2011/January 2012

The How of Hope

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The Stunning Power of Good, Traditional Lessons

  • Mike Schmoker, Kappan.  December 2011/January 2012

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  • Jenny Edwards and Arthur Costa, Educational Leadership.  April 2012

Integrating the Habits of Mind

  • Terry Heick, Edutopia Blog.  October 19, 2012