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Cathy Oxley

Argument Mapping Tutorials - Austhink - 33 views

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    'By the end of these tutorials... you should have acquired basic skills of argument mapping, and have a deeper understanding of the nature of reasoning and argumentation.'
Cathy Oxley

Digital Learning Day :: Project Based Learning - 22 views

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    Resources to support schools in implementing project-based learning.
Martha Hickson

Six Vintage-Inspired Animations on Critical Thinking | Brain Pickings - 27 views

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    two-minute animations on various aspects of critical thinking, aimed at school ages 8 to 10, or kids between the ages of 13 and 15, but also designed to resonate with grown-ups. Inspired by the animation style of the 1950s, most recognizably Saul Bass, the films are designed to promote a set of educational resources on critical thinking by TechNYou, an emerging technologies public information project funded by the Australian government.
Martha Hickson

The Baloney Detection Kit: A 10-Point Checklist for Science Literacy | Brain Pickings - 13 views

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    "Baloney Detection Kit" for grown-ups from the Richard Dawkins Foundation for Reason and Science and Skeptic Magazine editor Michael Shermer - a 10-point checklist for assessing the believability of a claim
Donna Baumbach

Critical and Integrative Thinking Rubric - 0 views

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    washington state university - , to highlight the importance of integrating ideas and perspectives across traditional boundaries of viewpoint, practice, and discipline.
Donna Baumbach

School libraries: Vital filter developers - 0 views

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    If properly developed, it can guide and empower them the rest of their lives. Its other pluses:

    # Comes universally pre-installed, free of charge
    # Has no socio-economic barriers to "adoption"
    # Is automatically customized in micro detail as it's used
    # Works at the "operating system" level
    # Not only doesn't conflict with, but supports and enhances, all other "applications"
    # Improves with use
    # Is the No. 1 online-safety tool.
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