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Developing More Curious Minds

by John Barell

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Related ASCD Resources for Developing More Curious Minds

At the time of publication, the following ASCD resources were available; for the most up-to-date information about ASCD resources, go to ASCD stock numbers are noted in parentheses.


  • Celebrate Learning with Student-Led Conferences: Increase Student Accountability, Involve Parents, and Help Meet Standards by Susan Barnett and Barbara Benson (#200174)
  • Education: The Key to a Healthy America by M. Joycelyn Elders (#202133)
  • The Net: Teaching Zack to Think by Alan November (#202241)
  • Teaching Thinking to Multiple Intelligences and Diverse Student Populations (#294022)
  • Taking the Ho-Hum Out of Teaching: Strategies for Embedding Thinking Skill in the Curriculum by J. Robert Hanson and P. Robert Hanson (#200179)


  • Dimensions of Learning Complete Program (#614239)
  • Problem-Based Learning Across the Curriculum Professional Inquiry Kit by William J. Stepien and Shelagh Gallagher (#997148)


Visit the ASCD Web site ( and search for “networks” for information about professional educators who have formed groups around topics like “Dimensions of Learning,” “Problem-Based Learning,” and “Teaching Thinking.” Look in the “Network Directory” for current facilitators’ addresses and phone numbers.

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Print Products

  • Developing Minds: A Resource Book for Teaching Thinking, 3rd Edition edited by Arthur L. Costa (#101063)
  • Dimensions of Thinking: A Framework for Curriculum and Instruction by Robert Marzano (#61187040)
  • How to Develop Student Creativity by Robert J. Sternberg and Wendy M. Williams (#196073)
  • How to Use Problem-Based Learning in the Classroom by Robert Delise (#197166)
  • Problems as Possibilities: Problem-Based Learning for K–16 Education, 2nd Edition by Linda Torp and Sara Sage (#101064)
  • Schooling for Life: Reclaiming the Essence of Learning by Jacqueline Grennon Brooks (#101302)
  • The Soul of Education: Helping Students Find Connection, Compassion, and Character at School by Rachael Kessler (#100045)


  • Dimensions of Learning Video Series (six videos) (#614236)
  • How to Engage Students in Critical Thinking Tape 8 (#400050)
  • Problem-Based Learning Across the Curriculum by William Stepien (#297182)

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