ERIC Number: EJ487203
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Exploring Higher Thinking.
Conover, Willis M.
Journal of the Middle States Council for the Social Studies, v13 p5-9 1991-92
Maintains that the social studies reform movement includes a call for the de-emphasis of rote memory and more attention to the development of higher-order thinking skills. Discusses the "thinking tasks" concept derived from the work of Hilda Taba and asserts that the tasks can be used with almost any social studies topic. (CFR)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A