Have you ever walked into a room and forgotten why you went there in the first place this happens to all of us, and it’s when we forget our purpose we do things. Home » the primary purpose of education: critical the primary purpose of education: critical thinking versus knowledge. Critical thinking and teaching through the socratic method have been around for donkey's years why then are they not used and. Critical thinking: challenges, possibilities, and purpose by: marvin s cohen and eduardo salas cognitive technologies, inc 4200 lorcom lane. Purpose and rationale of teaching critical thinking the purpose of specifically teaching critical thinking in the sciences or any other discipline is to improve the thinking skills of students and thus better prepare them to succeed in the world. The republican party of texas’ recently adopted 2012 platform contains a plank that opposes the teaching of “critical thinking skills” in schools the party.
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