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Critical thinking in an arena of abundant information

Here is the start of a list of themes for critical thinking in an arena of abundant information, namely, the internet:

  • Critical thinking depends on inquiry being informed by a strong sense of how things could be otherwise.
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History Lesson

We teach history in school, but I seem to remember it being mostly restricted to the ‘Eurocentric/politics/war/power/who has control of the world’ history…which is all good, fine, and important. 177 more words


It's Time to Take Charge!

In about three weeks I will be heading back to Toronto for Christmas break and I’ve realized how fast this program is going. There’s only about six months left and I’m questioning if I’m actually making any difference in terms of helping my students learn English. 317 more words


Happy Thanksgiving

Yesterday was my third Thanksgiving in Morocco.  I didn’t eat turkey, and spent most of the day trying to legalize the legalized copies of my work documents so that I can get residency, but it was still quite a good day. 251 more words



Regarding my teaching experience, (the 5 minute class that we were each assigned to teach) my personal analysis follows -

How is technology mediating engagement with my concept or lesson both for me and for the rest of the people in the class? 263 more words


Universities links

In this post you can see different architectural and engineering departments from universities all over the world. They have great research activities and produce the latest news in terms of fire safety, construction technologies, urban planning and building services. 159 more words


Computer Mouse

There’s a mouse in my computer room! Actually there are lots of mice in my computer room but I don’t mean this type.I mean this type! 81 more words

Tanzanian Living