by Bill Peirce, Coordinator of Reasoning Across the Curriculum
If you like to read articles on the craft of teaching and about
teaching critical thinking, here are a few professional development sites
that will keep you busy.
The Maryland Community College Consortium for Teaching Reasoning
The site contains much of interest to faculty teaching disciplinary
thinking in their courses: articles, workshop handouts, lists of books on
teaching thinking (including publishers' URLs and telephone numbers),
links to other Web sites on teaching thinking, a list of URLs for students
writing persuasive arguments, and more.
IDEA Center, Kansas State University
Critical Thinking On The Web
A rich list of resources on critical thinking by Tim van Gelder of the
University of Melbourne.
Critical Thinking Resources from ERIC
Communication Across the Curriculum at Southern Illinois University,
"Integrating Written, Spoken, Visual, and Electronic Communication
Across the Curriculum."
Clearinghouse for Resources on Academic Writing at Colorado State
Lists of resources for communication across the curriculum, including
web links, bibliographies, articles, and programs at other colleges and