Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, 17(9), 565-566.
Investigating students’ level of critical thinking across instructional strategies in online discussions.
However, there is a challenge in providing college students opportunities to clearly demonstrate these skills in online courses. Journal of College Teaching & Learning, 8(2), 25-41.
This research explores the effectiveness of incorporating word clouds–visual representations of word frequency in a given passage of text–into online discussions.
Developing critical thinkers: Challenging adults to explore alternative ways of thinking and acting.
The International Review of Research in Open and Distributed Learning, 13(4), 269-292.
The subject is complex, and several different definitions exist, which generally include the rational, skeptical, unbiased analysis, or evaluation of factual evidence.
Critical thinking is self-directed, self-disciplined, self-monitored, and self-corrective thinking.
Increasing student interaction and the development of critical thinking in asynchronous threaded discussions.
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