Thinking at Every Desk: Four Simple Skills to Transform Your Classroom

Thinking at Every Desk: Four Simple Skills to Transform Your Classroom

by Derek Cabrera, Laura Colosi

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Overview

Thinking at Every Desk: Four Simple Skills to Transform Your Classroom by Derek Cabrera, Laura Colosi

Cutting-edge skills for twenty-first-century learners and educators.
Designed to transform teaching practice, this book provides the tools to understand thinking patterns and how learning actually happens. It empowers teachers to structure learning in the most meaningful way, helping students explore new paths to knowledge.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780393707564
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date: 09/10/2012
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 160
Sales rank: 796,922
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Derek Cabrera, an internationally recognized expert in thinking skills and metacognition, lives in Ithaca, New York.

Laura Colosi, a senior researcher at Cornell University’s Family Life Development Center, lives in Ithaca, New York.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Preface xi

1 Introduction: Thinking at Every Desk 1

2 Distinctions 31

3 Systems 57

4 Relationships 77

5 Perspectives 97

6 Conclusions and Looking Forward 113

Appendix I 129

Appendix II 137

Index 143

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