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Brainstorming done right

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Many teachers use brainstorming to kick off a new unit. I know it’s also used by groups of students to make group work more effective, and sometimes staff meetings employ the technique. OptiMinds and Tournament of Minds competitions require students to be good brainstormers when they take part in their spontaneous challenges. So here’s an excellent video showing how to do it properly.

http://tinyurl.com/3ro9mxm

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Written by Damien Morgan

September 13, 2011 at 10:04 am

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