Teaching Critical Thinking with Student Engagement


Research suggests that in academics educators are the ones failing in teaching students to think critically.  Methodology may have something to do with it even though we often want to blame students for their lack of college readiness.

This webcast will provide research and practices for engaging the students' brain to actually improve their ability to think critically.

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Photo Beth SawyerDr. Shannon Farris has been teaching psychology courses online and face-to-face for the past 9 years. Dr. Farris currently teaches psychology at Saint Leo University in Florida and is the presenter for “eCOACH Online Learning” webinar series, which includes implementing Turnitin.

Renee Bangerter

Renee Bangerter is a Professor of English at Saddleback College and has been teaching writing for 15 years. She collaborates with K-12 teachers developing curriculum to bridge the gap between high school and college in reading, writing and grammar. Renee creates the professional development webinars for Turnitin, emphasizing how instructors can innovatively teach students about plagiarism.


Photo Jason ChuJason Chu is the Senior Education Manager at Turnitin.  His focus is on working to build resources for educators, and his personal passion is to find better ways to enhance student achievement.  He will be moderating this webinar.

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