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William Bryant is a Getting Smart Columnist, and founder and CEO of BetterRhetor, a company dedicated to closing the college-readiness gap. You can contact him at [email protected]

A Place for the Humanities in the Digital Age

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The rift between technical and humanistic fields today is closing, and K-12 teachers and students will find online a host of digital humanities resources in three primary areas: human geography, historical archives, and text analysis.

At The Intersection of Creativity and Critical Thinking

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Generally speaking, creativity is associated with generating ideas, while critical thinking is associated with judging them. In practice, however, the two are not so easy to separate. In this post, we explore their relationship in greater detail.

Integrating Cognitive, Social and Personal Competencies

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By: William Bryant. Personal and social skills typically get defined and taught separately from conventional schoolwork. Here, we look at some ways to successfully integrate cognitive, social and personal competencies.

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