Doubting Thomas or Scientific Thomas? Either way he exclaimed, “My Lord and my God. We report, you decide
Sometimes silence nets renewed and or additional intelligence. Which means hearing gleans information and different perspectives.
And then there is this. “The oldest, and still the most powerful, teaching tactic for fostering critical thinking is Socratic teaching. In Socratic teaching we focus on giving students questions, not answers. We model an inquiring, probing mind by continually probing into the subject with questions. Fortunately, the abilities we gain by focusing on the elements of reasoning in a disciplined and self-assessing way, and the logical relationships that result from such disciplined thought, prepare us for Socratic questioning.
Don’t forget the process is fostered in RESPECT! Selah!