How to help children think for themselves – inset workshop


Bringing to life the research and ideas from the thinking environment® for schools & teachers, this 3 hour workshop will share practical tips and ideas on how to create a classroom environment that develops our thinking & listening muscles.

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“One of the greatest gifts we can give our children is the ability to think for themselves”  Nancy Kline

This workshop is aimed at teachers and teaching assistants, we will introduce some of the key research from the thinking environment ® and help you explore how it might alter your teaching approach.  You will learn about the importance of independent thinking in helping children learn, develop resilience and increase their self esteem. 

Enjoy space to think for yourself and learn how to create this for your class.

We will focus on:

  • Why is it important for children to learn to think independently?
  • What are the core concepts in relation to teaching?
  • What are the 10 ideas we need to consider in order to help children to think for themselves?
  • How can I bring these ideas into my classroom every day?

Each participant will receive a set of component cards

Length of this programme – 3 hours

Delivery can be face to face or via zoom.