Tony Wagner writes about skills not practiced in traditional schools (that focus on delivering content). Dennis Littky, Enrique Gonzalez, Elliot Washor and Charles Mojkowski advocate "school redesign" to allow students to follow individual interests. This blog collects the procedures to personalize mastery of "soft skills." Send comments to VisualAndActive@gmail.com. No academic credit is offered for these activities. Procedures like "Thought for the Day" came from JohnCorlette.com.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
The skill of looking at a situation from several angles: The Six Hats Approach to Thinking by Edward deBono