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by Art Costa
Compiled to celebrate Arthur L. Costa’s distinguished career, The School As a Home for the Mind, Second Edition, assembles under one cover the author’s best thinking about the teaching of thinking. Costa explains why educators need to integrate explicit thinking instruction into daily lessons, how such instruction can take place, and what thinking—and the teaching of thinking—looks like and sounds like. He also discusses the curricular changes that accompany the introduction of teaching for, of and about thinking. This expanded edition includes Costa’s recent articles incorporating the latest theory, research and practice about the teaching of thinking.