Critical thinking skills are what we want our students to develop. Without these skills we can not guarantee a sound and effective education that will enable our kids to seamlessly blend in tomorrow 's job market. Therefore, it is our responsibility as teachers and educators to fully understand the components of this set of skills in order to better focus on them in our instruction.:
This visual aid has some excellent tips that students can use when creating a powerpoint presentation. Students are often expected to create these presentations and not given specific guidelines on how to make an effective powerpoint so this could be shared with students when they are using this program to complete projects.
Most people in the education and sport worlds now know the difference between fixed (ability is set in stone) and growth mindset (ability is malleable). But how do we actually help develop a growth mindset? What are the sorts of behaviours and habits that we should be encouraging? Growth Mindset The most common knowledge around …
5 Keys to Inspiring Leadership, No Matter Your Style #Infographic and article by Gwen Moran. "What really matters is that leaders are able to create enthusiasm, empower their people, instill confidence and be inspiring to the people around them.":
The following exercise will ask you 50 questions about your leadership style, and then give you an idea of your typical styles. If you are still a student you might like to answer the questions as you would if you were a manager in an organisation, rather than the way you would if, for example, you were president of a student society where the leadership style is more casual than that in most work environments.