Measuring student success skills: A review of the literature on ethical thinking (2024)

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Will Lorié—National Center for the Improvement of Educational Assessment

The future of education requires a focus on key competencies that students will need to flourish, developing their uniquely human qualities that are unlikely to be replaced by technology. Ethical thinking is indispensable in addressing complex global issues. This literature review defines ethical thinking and describes the existing science regarding its instruction, development and assessment.


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