ERIC Number: EJ443444
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Great Teaching, Great Learning: Classroom Climate, Innovative Methods, and Critical Thinking.
Litecky, Lawrence P.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n77 p83-90 Spr 1992
Underscores the importance of classroom climate and innovative teaching methods in creating a fertile environment for the teaching of critical thinking. Argues that critical thinking requires active learning. Briefly describes strategies such as five-minute "writes," panel presentations, discipline worksheets, and assignment interviews as ways of promoting critical thinking. (DMM)
Descriptors: Assignments, Class Activities, Classroom Environment, College Curriculum, Community Colleges, Course Content, Critical Thinking, Instructional Innovation, Learning Strategies, Teaching Methods, Two Year Colleges
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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