Essay on Critical Thinking Case Study - 1781 Words
Critical Thinking & Case Analysis - Illinois State
In his review of critical thinking assessments, Ennis (1993) concluded that general testing of higher-order thinking may be important even though it does not address subject-specific concerns. A number of proprietary tests of critical thinking have been developed over the years. These include the California Critical Thinking Skills Test, the California Critical Thinking Dispositional Index, and the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal. Several of these measures have been used extensively with health care learners, particularly nurses. While educators expect that learners will increase in their critical thinking abilities over the course of their education, results using these instruments have been inconsistent.
Critical Thinking Case Study - Term Paper
Scriven, M., & Paul, R. (1992, November). Critical thinking is the “the intellectually disciplined process of actively and skillfully conceptualizing, applying, analyzing, synthesizing, and/or evaluating information gathered from, or generated by, observation, experience, reflection, reasoning, or communication, as a guide to belief and action.” Critical thinking defined. Handout given at Critical Thinking Conference, Atlanta, GA.