Inspire Grand Conversations

Inspire  Grand Conversations:  Examples of well established classroom discourse that encourages and supports thinking and learning.

http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/literacynumeracy/inspire/research/capacityBuilding.html

Click on Grand Conversations in the Junior Classroom.

Hope you will add some examples.

Dialogue is at the heart of learning.

Dialogue→Thinking→Learning

Dialogue is at the heart of learning. Communication whose intent is to go beyond current knowledge and status has the power to bring about change. So, we ask: What are educators at all levels doing to engage students in the dialogue of thinking and learning.