9 Intellectual Virtues For Success In The Modern World

9 Intellectual Virtues For Success In The Modern World

9 Intellectual Virtues For Success In The Modern World by Drew Perkins, Director of ThoughtStretchers Education To equip students to thrive in the complexities of the modern world it's imperative to cultivate not just knowledge but also a set of intellectual virtues....

Rethinking Education’s Impact on Student Well-being

Rethinking Education’s Impact on Student Well-being

Rethinking Education's Impact on Student Well-Being by ThoughtStretchers Education Does the prevalent use of high-control behavior strategies in schools come at the cost of students' mental well-being? This question challenges conventional wisdom about the necessity...

Want To Teach The Truth? Use Objective Pluralism

Want To Teach The Truth? Use Objective Pluralism

Want To Teach The Truth? Use Objective Pluralism by Drew Perkins, Director of ThoughtStretchers Education As our tribal and partisan battles rage, education remains a significant theater in which both 'left' and 'right' fight to gain ground. In higher education, this...

Are We Teaching Content Or Stretching Student Thinking?

Are We Teaching Content Or Stretching Student Thinking?

Are We Teaching Content Or Stretching Student Thinking? by ThoughtStretchers Staff One critical question to consider in education is whether we are primarily teaching content or actively engaging in stretching student thinking. While both elements are undoubtedly...

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What Is Social Emotional Learning?

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What Is Project Based Learning?

Project based learning is an instructional approach that revolves around the creation of a product, using inquiry to identify what students need to know and learn in order to do so successfully.

8 Strategies to Boost Critical Thinking

As we strive to prepare our students for an ever-evolving world, prioritizing the cultivation of critical thinking skills is a powerful step toward their success and empowerment.

Four ‘Circuit Breakers’ That Disrupt Student Inquiry

Creating a classroom environment where the stakes for students don’t feel quite so high, especially when exploring sensitive issues, is crucial. It can help them ask better questions and enjoy intellectual “play” in a way that ultimately leads to deeper thinking and more curious exploration of ideas.

PBL Research: A Guide to Project Based Learning

Learn about project based learning and research in education. Discover the benefits of PBL and how to implement it in your classroom. Get insights from the latest research on PBL.

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