critical thinking

An orange and brown replica of a Triceratops from a museum exhibit.

NHMU launches Triceratops Traits for middle schoolers

The Research Quest program is designed to improve students’ critical thinking skills using real-world science investigations with researchers.


Teaching Resources

HOW TO FOSTER CRITICAL THINKING, STUDENT ENGAGEMENT IN ONLINE DISCUSSIONS By Rob Kelly Threaded discussions can provide excellent opportunities for students to engage in critical thinking. But critical thinking isn’t an automatic feature of these discussions. It needs to be nurtured through clear expectations, carefully crafted questions, timely and useful feedback and creative facilitation. In […]