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October 4, 2023

Open-Ended Questions to Encourage Conversation

Asking open-ended questions encourages students to share their thinking thus building discussion and reasoning skills. Watch as students demonstrate a variety of ways to respond to questions and clarify their thinking around key concepts. Open-ended questions increase the level of thinking students must use, stretching their brains and keeping expectations high.

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How can open-ended questions help you assess the understanding of your learners?
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