The Importance of Critical Thinking and How to Measure It

Critical thinking ability is now more important than ever. This whitepaper examines the importance of critical thinking and how it can be measured.

Wyn Davies, Global Product Strategist, Pearson TalentLens and Matt Stevens, Head of Pearson TalentLens, UK

Critical thinking ability is now more important than ever and its requirement is not limited to workplace contexts – it also has distinct societal relevance. This whitepaper examines:

  • Critical thinking today
  • Critical thinking and fake news
  • Measuring critical thinking ability and skills
  • Watson-Glaser
  • Developing critical thinking skills
  • Predicting performance.