10 Strategies To Promote Curiosity In Learning

10 Strategies To Promote Curiosity In Learning

10 Strategies To Promote Curiosity In Learningby Terry HeickCuriosity is crucial to learning.For years, education has responded by admonishing teachers to ‘engaged’ students with ‘engaging content,’ but engagement and curiosity...
6 Strategies For Creating An Inquiry-Driven Classroom

6 Strategies For Creating An Inquiry-Driven Classroom

6 Strategies For Creating An Inquiry-Driven Classroomby Irena Nayfeld, TeachThought PD FacilitatorTeachers juggle a lot.There is literacy, math, science, social and emotional development, learning standards, the needs of each child, materials to make activities...
100 Questions That Help Students Think About Thinking

100 Questions That Help Students Think About Thinking

100 Questions That Help Students Think About Thinkingby Terry HeickLast year I wrote a post on how to help students think for themselves. TeachThought reader Peter Duckett wrote me a few months later with these questions below that he added in order to facilitate...
5 Facilitation Tips To Help Learners Grow

5 Facilitation Tips To Help Learners Grow

5 Tips To Be A Better Facilitator by Drew Perkins, Director of TeachThought PD A few weeks ago as I was wrapping up an Inquiry Workshop with a really fun and great group of Agricultural Science Educators I was approached by a young man who said he would soon be making...
4 Phases Of Inquiry-Based Learning: A Guide For Teachers

4 Phases Of Inquiry-Based Learning: A Guide For Teachers

Phases Of Inquiry-Based Learning: A Guide For Teachersby Terry HeickGrow with >> TeachThought PD Inquiry WorkshopsAccording to Indiana University Bloomington, Inquiry-based learning is an “instructional model that centers learning on a solving a particular...