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[mass noun] The objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgement:‘professors often find it difficult to encourage critical thinking among their students’
- ‘Central to teaching children critical thinking is getting them to ask questions.’
- ‘Putting students in groups and letting them speculate about the missing information can promote critical thinking.’
- ‘If traditional subjects are taught properly, there should be no need for a separate course in critical thinking.’
- ‘Teaching bolsters her own critical thinking skills, too.’
- ‘The further up the hierarchy students move, the more critical thinking they do.’
- ‘By integrating critical thinking within the discipline of genetics, students may become more informed decision makers within the context of biotechnology.’
- ‘During their time with us, I hope our graduates will have sharpened their capacity for critical thinking and their sense of social responsibility.’
- ‘Overuse of this technology may inhibit rather than promote critical thinking in our students.’
- ‘I teach several graduate level courses that deal with broadly defined concepts like leadership, teaching and learning, and critical thinking.’
- ‘Why should we be concerned about critical thinking skills in our classrooms?’
- ‘Writing is said to aid critical thinking.’
- ‘The new curriculum is expected to value skills such as critical thinking, working with others, communication and information processing.’
- ‘The gist of his presentation was how important a good education and critical thinking are.’
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