Time: February 2, 2012 from 3:30pm to 6:30pm
Location: THE RIDGEWOOD EDUCATION CENTER., 3rd floor Board Room
Street: 49 Cottage Place
City/Town: Ridgewood, NJ 07451
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Event Type: minicourse
Organized By: Cheryl Hopper
Latest Activity: Jan 19, 2012
Course: Teaching for Critical Thinking
Dates: February 2 and 9, 2012, 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm*
Location: THE RIDGEWOOD EDUCATION CENTER., 3rd floor Board Room, 49 Cottage Place, Ridgewood, NJ
Facilitator: Dr. Barry Bachenheimer, Pascack Valley Regional High School District
This course will focus on creating an environment and developing strategies for promoting critical thinking in the classroom. We will work on developmentally appropriate methods for modeling thinking, questioning strategies, problem-solving, metacognition, listening skills, and classroom interaction. Participants will be encouraged to examine their own lessons and units to infuse critical thinking throughout the curriculum. Suggested grade levels: P-12 *Fulfills the MSUNER requirement for Teaching for Critical Thinking.
This course has been filled.
*This course meets for two sessions, February 2 and 9. You must attend both session to receive professional development hours.