Ciribloom | New dawn in thinking
Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think.
– Albert Einstein
CiriBloom offers four online inter-disciplinary courses in METACOGNITION.
Join these courses, designed in STEM, Language Learning , Computer Science Teaching and Graphic Design and stand out from the crowd.
Based on the Metacognition framework developed by Prof Bill Lucas and Dr Lynne Bianchi, understanding Metacognition theory and its practice is a well-recognised enabler for evolved thinking, creating curiosity and significantly enhanced learning and awareness among learners.
Globally Recognised and Certified
Our courses in Metacognition are globally recognized and would be certified by Institute of Continuous Professional Development UK and ASTML UK. Academy of Science Technology and Management Limited (ASTML) is a reputed and fast-growing education institute in Further and Higher education in the UK.
The pioneering research by Prof Bill Lucas and Dr Lynne Bianchi, has been applied effectively in introducing modern technologies and language learning to students at an early age to meet the challenges of emerging world.
METACOGNITION – The Fundamentals
Taking Action to Think Better
Metacognition is the process of thinking about thinking or learning how to learn. A teacher can be trained in Metacognitive thinking, and can achieve excellence through practice and reflection. The leading countries in school education have metacognitive teaching at the heart of their systems.
There are three main aspects to metacognition.
The purpose of education is to instil ten metacognitive skills in pupils which will make them life long learners.
Habits of Mind
Targeted lesson plans along with continuous practice, develop habits of mind in pupils and the sum total of these habits of mind is intelligence.
Deploy appropriate learning methods among pupils, based on their learning styles, which contribute to developing habits of mind relevant for a particular subject.
Metacognition – An Introduction
Introduction by Dr Lynne Bianchi and Prof Bill Lucas
Hear Dr Lynne Bianchi on the launch day, talking about Metacognition and Prof Bill Lucas on Habits of Mind.
Metacognition in STEM Teaching
Metacognition in Learning and Teaching Languages
Metacognition in Teaching Computer Science
Metacognition in Graphic Design
What they say
Recognitions & References
Dr Sudha Murthy
Bob Blackman MP
Lord Rami Ranger
Dr Vasant Kalpande
Dr Prachi Javadekar
Dr Kabir Shaikh