Cognitive & Critical Thinking

Online Via Zoom

Cognitive learning and critical thinking go hand in hand. These skills help us to make good decisions, understand the consequences of our actions, problem-solving, and setting and following through on our goals. This workshop will introduce the newcomer youth ages 16 to 29 to a number of strategies to develop the skills needed to think independently, and critically in a professional setting, and in their everyday life. 

Key Topics Include:

  • The relationship between cognitive skills and enhanced critical thinking 
  • The Eight (8) Dimensions of Critical Thinking
  • 5 Tips to Improve Your Critical Thinking 
  • Making correct inferences 

When you finish this workshop, you will:

  • Understand the importance of developing cognitive learning skills and how they impact critical thinking
  • Practice using critical thinking in the solution of everyday problems as well as in education and career advancement
  • Break down, clarify and analyze information to accurately interpret information presented