Critical Analysis: The Key Skill High School Kills

Column by Rob Blair Young April 16, 2021
Many students are stuck in "high school thinking" that prevents real critical analysis. In this article I define what that means, identify where students go wrong, and speculate on why this happens.

April Showers Bring May Manuscripts

Column by Peter Derk
Why is the shower such a great thinking place, and how can you do the same thinking outside those moist walls?

6 Tips on Reading to Train the Writer's Eye

Column by Rob Blair Young April 17, 2013
This article goes beyond simply reading, exploring ways you can maximize your learning experience with every piece you encounter.