Thinking skills

In this collection of works we explore key thinking skills identified as crucial for the 21st century. These skills include critical and creative thinking, problem solving, computational thinking, ethical reasoning and metacognition.

Starting the thinking skills conversation

This conversation starter paper provides a brief overview of key thinking skills referred to in Australian and international curricula. It explains why thinking skills are important for student learning and success in a changing world.

Thinking skills panel event

This panel discussion explores the thinking skills students need for an artificial intelligence (AI) future.

Thinking skills occasional papers

Our resource library contains a range of papers that focus on core thinking skills needed for the future. Topics include how to teach critical thinking, collaborative inquiry, computational thinking and coding, and problem solving.

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