What to do at home
Learn more about thinking
What to do at home
Learn more about thinking

Parents can play a role in nurturing their children’s ability to think critically, creatively and collaboratively. These two freely available videos explain about thinking and why it is an important educational goal.

Understanding critical thinking

Understanding critical thinking

This video presents the core features of TC²'s definition of critical thinking. It explains critical thinking as ongoing, mindful assessment of ideas and actions in light of conscious consideration of relevant criteria. (4:32 minutes)

The three Cs

The three Cs

Garfield Gini-Newman discusses critical, creative and collaborative thinking with the host of CTV’s Ottawa Morning Live. (5:23 minutes)