Howard Rheingold: Teaching Critical Thinking in Age of Digital Credulity

By HOWARD RHEINGOLD August 21, 2014 – 8:12am  “I’ve been writing about digital media for nearly 30 years, and over that time, I’ve been asked over and over again by readers, critics, scholars and myself: “Do these personal computers, digital networks, webs of unfiltered information, mobile attention magnets do us more good than harm — as individuals, […]

Beyond Knowing Facts, How Do We Get to a Deeper Level of Learning?

So what defines deeper learning? This group has identified six competencies: mastering content, critical thinking, effective written and oral communication, collaboration, learning how to learn, and developing academic mindsets. Source: blogs.kqed.org See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner