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Research in the Social Sciences

INFORMATION LITERACY AT CABRILLO

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Cabrillo Core Competencies

II. Critical Thinking and Information Competency


C. Research:

  • Identify the need for information and data
  • Obtain data from various sources
  • Organize, process, and maintain records of the information collected
  • Analyze the information for relevance and accuracy
  • Synthesize, evaluate and communicate the results
  • Determine which technology resources will produce the desired results
  • Use current technology to acquire, organize, analyze, and communicate information

HABITS OF MIND

16 HABITS OF MIND

  1. Persisting
  2. Managing Impulsivity
  3. Listening with Understanding and Empathy
  4. Thinking Flexibly
  5. Thinking About Your Thinking (Metacognition)
  6. Striving for Accuracy
  7. Questioning and Problem Posing
  8. Applying Past Knowleddge to New Situations
  9. Thinking and Communicating with Clarity and Precision
  10. Gather Data through all the Senses
  11. Creating, Imagining, and Innovating
  12. Responding with Wonderment and Awe
  13. Taking Responsible Risks
  14. Finding Humor
  15. Thinking Interdependently
  16. Remaining Open to Continuous Learning