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Thinking Skills

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Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.  Michael Jordan The Only Option is... You've probably heard this one befo... [Read on ...]

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Got an interesting question from the sparky, enthusiastic, level-headed JG with whom I have the privilege to work: "Wondering: What are your thoughts... [Read on ...]

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Wondering how to use Connect Thinking? Top Thinking Classroom Tester Steve Andrews and his class put it through their rigorous paces: Dear Mike, ... [Read on ...]

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I once heard Annie Lennox (Eurythmics, charity and political activist) speak about success. She said she always wanted a fur coat. Really really wante... [Read on ...]

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Now more than ever we must teach our children to think. We must structure their analysis, challenge their critiques, value their creativity and scaffo... [Read on ...]

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Following on from this month's article on stress, I got a 'that's why we do it' email from Lizzie (A* rated thinking skills teache... [Read on ...]

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 My son had to write a melodrama similar to Sweeney Todd for homework. He was idealess. So I showed him this week's Storytime. There was a pictur... [Read on ...]

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Have you ever heard someone criticising the teaching of thinking skills in school? It's fascinating. They usually provide a well thought out, logical,... [Read on ...]

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15 visual prompts to get you thinking: http://www.businessinsider.com/15-google-interview-questions-that-will-make-you-feel-stupid-2009-11#why-are-ma... [Read on ...]

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