$75 – $200

Creating Thinking Classrooms with Garfield Gini-Newman

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The Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre

1808 Wellington Avenue

Winnipeg, MB R3H 0G3

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During this session, Professor Gini-Newman will connect a framework for critical inquiry to effective assessment by examining how assessing the intellectual tools for rigorous thought can provide rich opportunities for students to peer and self-assess.

During the session we wil:

  • Explore effective strategies for putting critical thinking at the core of learning
  • Consider criteria for powerful assessments
  • Explore the opportunities for learning when assessment tasks are used to launch learning
  • Understand the four fronts for critical thinking including a) developing a community of thinkers; b) creating opportunities for thinking; c) teaching the intellectual tools for quality thinking (background knowledge, criteria for judgment, critical thinking vocabulary and thinking strategies); d) habits of mind; e) assessing for quality
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The Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre

1808 Wellington Avenue

Winnipeg, MB R3H 0G3

Canada

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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