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  1. Jul 2019
    1. Your teacher may require you to use tags for a variety of reasons.

      Tags would also be a great way to practice metacognition! One technique would be to have a list of categories you use when annotating (such as "Evidence", "Central Idea", and "Vocab") and apply one of these as a tag to each annotation.

      The goal is to go beyond analyzing the text and identify why you're analyzing that part of the text. You can read more about metacognition here.

    1. self-reflection, that is, realizing the famous poetic phrase, ‘know thyself’

      Thus the role of metacognition as part of critical pedagogy.

  2. Mar 2019
    1. Effect of a metacognitive scaffolding on self-efficacy, metacognition, and achievement in e-learning environments

      This article discusses the effect of a metacognitive scaffolding on self-efficacy, metacognition and achievement in e-learning environments. This is a study of 67 higher education students. Half of the group participated in learning through e-learning with scaffolding while the other group did not have the scaffolding. Not surprisingly, the results show that scaffolding is essential to learning and these individuals preformed better than the group without scaffolding.

      Rating 8/10

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  5. Oct 2017
    1. By giving student data to the students themselves, and encouraging active reflection on the relationship between behavior and outcomes, colleges and universities can encourage students to take active responsibility for their education in a way that not only affects their chances of academic success, but also cultivates the kind of mindset that will increase their chances of success in life and career after graduation.
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  7. Jan 2017
    1. metacognitive knowledge consists of personal insights into how cognitive tasks such as memory or writing are accomplished, about what makes particular tasks difficult or easy, and about personal cognitive characteristics and capabilities.

      What examples of your metacognitive knowledge could you provide? Do you trade this knowledge with your peers?

      Learn more about metacognition from Wikipedia.

  8. Jan 2016
    1. At some point, it will have to figure all this out. But by then, it may well be too late for it to pull out of its self-inflicted death spiral.

      After reading this article, go back and further investigate any claims you believed may be suspect by clicking on the links, like I did. Think to yourself if the source they come from may have a potential bias.

      Questioning: Think, overall, if this article convinced you to boycott SeaWorld. Why or why not?