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videos now with Portuguese subtitles

The two videos on critical thinking that are already on this website can now be seen with Portuguese subtitles. They are already available in this form on You Tube, and will also be on our website shortly. The skills of …
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talk on developing critical and creative thinking

When I was presenting at the International Conference on Thinking in Wellington, New Zealand, in January 2013, I was asked to speak on critical thinking for a short video. In this video I talk about the central importance of creativity …
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online course in critical thinking

We have produced an online course in critical thinking. This was developed with a business and management focus, such that most of the examples and exercises use international evidence from business and management. The lead customer has been the University …
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critical thinking in Singapore

I have recently returned from Singapore where I worked with teachers in high schools, junior colleges, and polytechnics. As usual, there was considerable enthusiasm for critical thinking amongst them, with a high degree of interest in looking at how it …
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videos on critical thinking

We have created two videos that are available on this site. One looks at the skills that critical thinking provides; the other presents some recent evidence on how teachers should deliver critical thinking to their students, and also looks at …
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free resources for critical thinking now available

There are free resources for critical thinking now available on this website. At this stage, there’s material for those who wish to use critical thinking in business, for students, and for teachers. There will soon be some sample material for …
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online course in critical thinking for business

If…then will soon be offering a new online course in critical thinking. This will be geared especially to business and management users, whether these are in schools, colleges, and universities, or in companies and organisations. Details and sample material will …
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free critical thinking resources

We shall soon be offering free downloadable resources on this website. These resources will be available for four different groups: those who are interested in using critical thinking in business and management, parents of primary school-age children, students (aged about …
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International Conference on Thinking, New Zealand, January 2013

Roy van den Brink-Budgen will be speaking at the International Conference on Thinking in Wellington, New Zealand, in January 2013. He will also be giving a masterclass on the subject of ‘critical and creative thinking’.

Critical Thinking and US universities

Critical thinking not developed in a third of US university students.
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