July 24, 2012 10:33 AM
Logic and critical thinking resources
Critical thinking is not a priority in today's public education. The push has been to groom a citizenry of believers in big government rather than personal responsibility. And it's easier to bamboozle people who've never been nurtured in the art of logic.
But what about parents themselves? What if your own education neglected this important skill? Following the lead of a reader who ordered a couple of these yesterday, I offer this roundup of reader-friendly materials to hone your ability to make sense of an increasingly irrational world. With these skills, you will be better equipped to explain your positions and keep conversations on target:
Ordered a book...forgot to go through you..dang it.
Posted by: Sandra | July 24, 2012 12:03 PM
I'm beginning my homeschooling journey and have already bought a lot of books. I got a series of books before I really looked into recommendations and am curious if anyone has used them or has an opinion about them ? "Building Thinking Skills by Howard Black & Sandra Parks"
Posted by: dee | July 24, 2012 12:07 PM