Writer, father, educator
During meaningful conversations, students are forced to be accountable for positions, to listen, and to analyze opposing perspectives & ideas.
The development of beliefs based on critical reasoning and quality data is much closer to a science-based approach to critical thinking.
Every great school should not be ‘accountable,’ but rather ‘judged’ by the inclinations, tendencies, habits, and behavior of its students.
Here are the best books for students who don’t like to read. From murder mysteries to dystopian societies, there’s something for everyone!