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Thursday, July 12 • 12:00pm - 12:45pm
Metaphors: Tools for Teaching Critical Thinking (repeats)

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The workshop will be organized around the key metaphors or content lessons that schools teach. These metaphors are central to understanding the nature of knowledge. Participants are encouraged to write down and bring with them a sample of the metaphors underlying their subjects or teaching units.


Stanley Ivie

Professor Emeritus, TWU
Professor Ivie is a specialist in the history of educational ideas. He has written extensively on the power of metaphors to shape educational thought, which includes critical and creative thinking. The theory and practice of education shares more in common with the creative arts than... Read More →


Thursday July 12, 2018 12:00pm - 12:45pm MDT
Hunter Conference Center, Whiting Room 211 Southern Utah University, 351 West Center Street, Cedar City, UT 84720

Attendees (7)