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U.S. Military Leaders Want Soldiers To Think Critically, Not Just Follow Orders Since the Millennium Challenge, some branches of the military have revamped their educational programs to emphasize more effective forms of reasoning. Photo credit: Getty
Why France’s Best Mathematician Is Optimistic About Critical Thinking As a teacher, Villani has found math to have similar effects on students. The topic gives young people a way to think more effectively. Math is a laboratory
To fight online trolls, we must teach teenagers how to think like them A display at the Newseum in Washington, D.C., dedicated to information, the press and journalism. Photo: © Maxppp via ZUMA Press. Showing
A New Front In The War Against Fake News: Kids Through careful instruction, young people can become more media literate. The key is focusing on the way in which kids learn to become robust critical
To Develop Students’ Critical Thinking Skills, Ask Them To Conduct Scientific Research An An evaluation of a student-research project conducted by biologists at Stanford University found that the experience helped shift undergraduates’ conceptions of what it
How Critical Thinking Improves Life Outcomes An 11th grader at Capital City Public Charter School discusses food sustainability during an environmental science class.IMAGE COURTESY OF ALLISON SHELLEY/THE VERBATIM AGENCY FOR AMERICAN EDUCATION: IMAGES OF TEACHERS