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Critical Thinking : How to Prepare Students for a Rapidly Changing World
My use of the term hypothesis is neither unique to scientists nor critical thinkers, but it is helpful to understand its relationship to other elements of critical thinking. Critical thinking involves several elements which include the following:. In addition to these elements of reason, critical thinkers subject their thinking to universal standards such as clear, precise, relevant, accurate, deep, significant, consistent, broad, logical, realistic, rational, and fair. The goal of course, is to teach such standards to our students so that they acquire the traits of critical thinkers which include intellectual independence, empathy, humility, courage, integrity, perseverance, curiosity, civility, responsibility, and faith in reason. To me, this is what education should be about.
We are living in a technological age with children spending endless hours engrossed in TV programs or absorbed on Ipad screens. The world is changing for our youngest children, not just today but long into their future. These traditional jobs will become streamlined and automated, replaced by machinery and technology.