Cultures of Thinking Seminar

The International School of Amsterdam will be hosting the next Cultures of Thinking Seminar from Thursday 7th to Saturday 9th of January, 2016.

The seminar will be held at the International School of Amsterdam

Sportlaan 45
1185 TB Amstelveen
Phone +31 20 347 11 11
Fax +31 20 347 12 22

Participants are also welcome to join us for classroom visits on Wednesday 6th January.

This seminar is appropriate for teachers, assistants, administrators and school leaders across grade levels and subject areas. During the seminar, participants will focus on ways to create thoughtful classrooms, on fostering thinking opportunities through the use of thinking routines and looking for evidence of student thinking. Participants will explore such questions as:

- What is a culture of thinking?

- How do we lay a foundation for thinking in our classrooms?

- How can educators provide rich and meaningful opportunities for thinking and learning?

- How can we make thinking visible in our classrooms?