Resources  - Creating Cultures of Thinking

Using Art to Promote Deeper Thinking and Understanding

Learning to draw and shade, apply paint, use a glue gun, carve and print from linoleum are all important artistic skills and good things to know, but what do they help learners to understand? And how can they show what’s going on in their heads to their teachers and their peers? 

Thinking Routines

Ron Ritchhart is a Senior Research Associate at Harvard Project Zero and author of Making Thinking Visible: How to Promote Engagement, Understanding, and Independence for All Learners.   Ron shares background information about thinking routines and some suggestions for teachers.

Hong Kong Teachers Learn How to Give Students an International Perspective

Conference shows educators how to help students become creative, global thinkers

Harvard Graduate School of Education

An overview and resources for implementing COT

The 6 Principles of the Culture of Thinking Project

These principles underpin the work of the Cultures of Thinking initiative.  They represent the core ideas about thinking and learning, drawn from research, that we are trying to enact in schools.

Upcoming Workshop by Dr.Ron Ritchhart

Creating Cultures of Thinking:  The 8 Forces We Must Master to Truly Transform Our Schools

March 29 - 30, 2019

Chiang Mai, Thailand