• Questioning Strategies: Effective questioning sessions in classroom require advance preparation. While some instructors may be skilled in extemporaneous questioning, many find that such questions have phrasing problems, are not organized in a logical sequence, or do not require students to use the desired thinking skills.
  • Socratic Questioning:  A summary of the six types of Socratic questioning is provided as are sample questions.

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