The Art of Asking Questions

Looking for your students to ask better questions, whether in their annotations, Cornell Notes,  class discussion, or Socratic Seminar?

Here’s a resource Bonnie shared,  “The Art of Asking Questions” by Maryellen Weimer from Faculty Focus.

It’s a resource on getting students to ask better questions and provides more detail on the following tips/strategies:

  • prepare questions
  • play with the questions
  • preserve good questions
  • ask questions  you don’t know the answer to
  • ask questions  you can answer
  • don’t ask open ended questions when you know what you’re looking for

Check it out!


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