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Session Number:
G15
Time:
10:30am - 12:00pm
Room Number:
L1050
Speaker:
Craig Findlay
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Curriculum Focus:

Grade Level:
DIV III, DIV IV,
Title:
Cultivating Critical Thinking through a Growth Mindset in High School Social Studies
Topic:
The session will explore ways to merge a growth mindset with critical and creative thinking attributes in a high school social studies classroom.
Summary:
Participants will examine and discuss the growth mindset, as well as the attributes of fair minded critical and creative thinkers. Teaching and learning strategies and resources developed to help students foster the growth mindset and the attributes of critical and creative thinking will be shared and explored.
Biography:
Craig Findlay is a social studies teacher at Winston Churchill High School in Lethbridge. Billy Baum is a social studies teacher at Chinook High School in Lethbridge.
 

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