ERIC Number: ED272650
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Promoting Critical Thinking: Six Suggestions for ABE Teachers. TECHNIQUES.
Mocker, Donald W.
Lifelong Learning, v7 n2 p29-30 Oct 1983
Six suggestions are offered to help adult basic education teachers to develop adults' critical thinking skills. The suggestions recommend that teachers (1) seek reasons for an answer, (2) look for alternative answers, (3) take a passive role in discussion, (4) do not give an opinion unless asked, (5) ask students to back up their opinions, and (6) ask the student for examples. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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