New to the TC² approach
Extending the workshop
Making use of your membership
Materials from specific sessions
New to the TC² approach
Extending the workshop
Making use of your membership
Materials from specific sessions

Teachers in all grades and subjects can make thinking an even more important focus of their teaching with TC² resources and support. If you are soon to take part or you’ve just participated in a TC² session, here are a few general suggestions to prepare, follow up and further extend your learning.

Prep for an online session

If taking one of our online sessions, review the webinar guidelines to maximize the benefit from this learning opportunity.

Webinar guidelines

This one-page sheet offers tech tips and other practical advice on using the Adobe Connect interactive platform to participate in an online session.

Follow up after the workshop

Here are three simple ways to follow-up after a session. There are many more teaching ideas spread throughout the Resources section of our website.

Tips for Teachers: Ten tweaks for your questions

By comparing common questions to their “tweaked” alternatives, this one-page tip sheet suggests ways to encourage students to think more deeply about the topics they are studying.

Tips for Teachers: Looking for resources?

This one-page guide includes links to specific TC² resources that will help you bring critical thinking to your classroom.

Deepen your understanding

Search our professional resources for topics of interest. The following may be particularly helpful.

Understanding critical thinking

Understanding critical thinking

This video, prepared with support from The Learning Network, explains the core features of the TC² definition of critical thinking. (4:32 minutes)

Embedded skill development

Embedded skill development

This video explains ways to enhance students’ understanding and enhance their ability to think and learn by integrating skill and content learning. (6:23 minutes)

Bringing critical thinking to the main stage

In this article, Roland Case critiques current teaching of critical thinking and proposes a more productive, curriculum-embedded approach.

Become more involved in TC²

Stay in touch with us and learn how we can help you support thinking with your colleagues

Sign up for The Thinking Teacher

Make sure you have created a TC² account and that you have indicated your interesting in receiving The Thinking Teacher

Consider signing on as a Friend of Critical Thinking to receive more ideas to help you encourage your fellow teachers in creating thinking classrooms