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Critical Thinking Part 2

At the April 26, 2011, GCI staff meeting Giane Kedroe, Christine Mak-Fan, Sam Souannhaphanh, and Rupi Bergamin presented on the recent Garfield Gini-Newman PD on Critical Thinking. Gini-Newman is a Professor with the Department of Curriculum, Teaching, and Learning at OISE/U of T whose … Continue reading

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The Best Resources For Helping Teachers Use Bloom’s Taxonomy In The Classroom

This is Larry Ferlazzo’s list of web resources for including Bloom’s Taxonomy in our lessons. Ferlazzo is a prolific blogger of education issues. The Best Resources For Helping Teachers Use Bloom’s Taxonomy In The Classroom. Bloom’s Taxonomy is talked about … Continue reading

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Introductions and Discussions

Over the last year much has been made of smartphones and other electronic devices in classrooms.  British Columbia principal Cale Birk recently wrote a thoughtful (and thought provoking) blog about how his school, South Kamloops Secondary School, navigated the introduction … Continue reading

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Twitter, Wikipedia, MISA, & Cloud Computing

In the last few days I have come across a few interesting blogs and resources that are worth taking a look at on our quest for Critical Thinking in our classrooms.  Each of these resources came to my attention through connections … Continue reading

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I Want to be a Plagiarist!

Today on CBC Radio’s The Sunday Edition, Michael Enright presented an interesting segment called “University Cheating” which looked at some of the issues that lead students to plagiarism. University Cheating – Woody Allen once admitted that he cheated on his metaphysics … Continue reading

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Hello world!

Welcome to the new blog for Glebe C.I. and its journey forth into Critical Thinking.  We pride ourselves on designing lessons for student learning rather than simply planning for teachers.

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