Rebecca Westrup

Rebecca Westrup

Dr Rebecca Westrup is Associate Professor in Education at the University of East Anglia, UK.

Critical thinking is critical to Education

woman placing sticky notes on wall in classroom setting

Recently there has been renewed debate highlighting critical thinking in higher education (HE), and questions raised about the role it plays and whether universities can actually teach it (see for example Van Damme and Zahner, 2022). Others have questioned the relationship between university and the construction of knowledge and employability…