Last updated on: 10/9/2015 | Author: ProCon.org

New survey of California teachers finds critical thinking skills are the best way to assess whether students are prepared to succeed in college and the workplace

The survey of 1,000 teachers found critical thinking #1 among the other measures of college and career readiness, with 78% of educators ranking it in their top three choices. Proficiency on standardized tests ranked last with only 8%.