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Thoughts on Education

Grant Wiggins

May 25, 2015
My reply to Willingham, Part 2

In part 1 of my reply to Willingham’s article on reading comprehension strategies published recently in the Washington Post, I …

25 Essential Questions

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# Essential Question
1 Journalism: When, if ever, should I censor myself?
2 Grammar: Why does writing have rules?
3 Civics: Should the majority always rule? (Or: what responsibility does the majority have for protecting the interests of the minority?)
4 How many mistakes can I make and still be understood?
5 How can we write and share poetry to enhance the lives of other people and elevate the world around us?
6 How am I transformed by my relationships with others?
7 What happens when belief systems of societies and individuals come into conflict?
8 How can we convincingly express a position on an issue?
9 What do I want to learn? Where can I go to find information about what I want to learn?
10 How do we find out information that we don't already know?
11 How can I express big ideas concisely...and how is that different from simply being brief?
12 As a biographer, what kind of research will be the most valuable and helpful for me?
13 What is behind a poet's choice of content, language, and style?
14 How are graphs related to their corresponding equations or inequalities? How can I use that?
15 How does math help me put some order in things, since this is human nature?
16 What form of graph should I use here? What is the best way to get my point across?
17 What group does this belong in?
18 What's the pattern here? How can a little say a lot?
19 What are the different ways I can express this number? Which one is best here?
20 Which geometry? When?
21 Which strategy works for me here in this situation?
22 Should I estimate here, or should I get an exact answer?
23 Is this true? Always? If not, under what conditions?
24 EQ2: What is the most useful way to compare these quantities?
25 EQ1: How do I determine the most efficient design?