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Pro Ed House Schools Metacognitive Commitment to Education

Dr. Anita Worrall, (PhD Cornell, USA), a developmental and cognitive school psychologist is the coordinator. She has organised and facilitated in-service training to Pro Ed House staff, and has offered coffee mornings to acquaint Pro Ed House School parents with Thinking Maps, Habits of Mind and the Growth Mindset. She continues to be active in Thinking Schools South Africa (TSSA), where she Chairs the National Board of TSSA.

Through in-service training (Friday afternoons 1.30 – 3.00 pm.) and different workshops, the staff are exposed to cognitive education training on Thinking Maps, Habits of Mind, De Bono Thinking Hats, Visible Thinking Routines, Anderson’s Revision of Bloom’s Taxonomy and the Growth Mindset.

Staff are committed to attending different workshops offered by Thinking Schools South Africa.