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Challenging Our Own Assumptions When We Prefer Like-Minded Company
By: Dana Carmichael / Nov 12th, 2016 / Blog

When the stakes are high and the problem is personal, like finding the best doctor or buying a car, we work extra hard to fact check, read blogs, and listen to other points of view. In other words, we eschew confirmation bias and depend on different perspectives to reach new conclusions.

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Collective Authentic Learning
By: Dana Carmichael / Sep 13th, 2016 / Blog

Welcome Back! As AIW educators settle into a new year of rigorous academic learning, several schools are taking learning one step further by launching collective initiatives for staff and students to grow socially and personally, as well as academically. I was struck by one urban school principal’s commitment in her welcome back to school letter: “Central … Continue reading

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