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The texas gop platform recently stated that it did not want critical thinking to be taught in the schools find out why this alarms psychologists. The texas branch of one of our two major political parties opposes teaching critical-thinking skills or anything that might challenge a child's fixed beliefs. The findings indicate that the critical thinking model implemented in texas elementary schools is a particular version of a skills-only approach of critical thinking that follows the classical logical paradigm, consisting of two sets of complementary skills.
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