Critical Thinking Faculty Learning Community


Purpose: improve the level of critical thinking by our students, develop effective activities to promote critical thinking in our classes, research and share ideas for helping our students, develop ways to assess critical thinking that allow for interdisciplinary discussions about our students. collect student performance data across disciplines to get a more specific college-wide data.


Here is an update of the activities of our group.



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Here are some articles and links to resources on critical thinking.
Why is Critical Thinking so Hard?

IDEA paper about improving Critical Thinking



Website introduction to Critical Thinking:
http://www.criticalthinking.org/starting/higher_ed.cfm
Bloom's Taxonomy: Introduction and designing test questions--a tutorial:
http://www.c21te.usf.edu/materials/institute/ct/index.html
Overview of a Revision of Bloom's Taxonomy:
http://www.jstor.org/stable/1477405