Live critical thinking events in Europe and North America! The Foundation is a non-profit organization that seeks to promote essential change in education and society through the cultivation of fairminded critical thinking–thinking which embodies intellectual empathy, intellectual humility, intellectual perseverance, intellectual integrity and intellectual responsibility. Limited scholarships are available for critical thinking in arts education event.
For facilitators working to bring substantive critical thinking across their respective institutions, into specific departments or divisions, or into their consulting or training work. April 12 – April 14, 2019 at Compton Gardens in Northwest Arkansas. Join us for the 39th World Conference! For the first time, the world’s longest-running critical thinking conference will be held in Europe! We also serve businesses, military, and government.
Fall 2019 Registration is Open Now! The Paulian Framework for critical thinking has been developed and discussed through decades of scholarship by the world’s foremost experts on substantive, explicit, ethical rationality. Our guides encapsulate this framework and many of its applications. The Thinker’s Guide Library Set of 22 Guides. Critical thinking involves a number of ways to approach a question, issue, or problem, including logical reasoning, the scientific method, and mathematical reasoning.
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