COD 2022 - D724

Teaching Critical Thinking through Slow Looking: Part 1

All teachers at primary and secondary school level

6 sessions, start: 09-May

Course detail

Year: 2022
Level: Distance
Language: English
Status: Ended
Lugar: Distance
Facilitator/s: Ms. María Barberis, Ms. Luciana Fernández
Print course
ESSARP Schools
Free of charge
Exams Schools
ARS 13200.00
Non affiliate
ARS 13200.00


Sessions Dates Schedule
1 09 May - 15 May 2022 Online session
2 16 May - 22 May 2022 Online session
3 23 May - 29 May 2022 Online session
4 30 May - 05 June 2022 Online session
5 06 June - 12 June 2022 Online session
6 13 June - 19 June 2022 Online session


María Barberis

Maria Barberis is a Mg in Education Management from UNSAM and holds a Diploma in ELT Management from Surrey University. She graduated in 1977 from Catholic University of Argentina as a Teacher of English where she then taught Grammar I & II. In 1982, she co - founded Windmill Institute at CABA. For the past twenty five years she worked at Marin School in San Isidro where she performed different managerial positions such as Head of English Department in Primary and Secondary, IBD Coordinator and School Principal. At the moment, she is a teacher trainer and educator for schools as well as for companies.

Luciana Fernández

Luciana Fernández is a graduate teacher of English who has been teaching English for the past twenty-three years. She has specialized in Methodology and Teaching Practice and she holds a Diploma in Educational Research from the University of Cambridge, Faculty of Education.
She is a Reading and Literacy expert and has been training teachers in this area for the past thirteen years. She is a teacher educator and has designed several presentations and courses for professional development both in Argentina and abroad. Her presentation at ARTESOL 2015 was selected to be presented at TESOL International as a Best Affiliate Session. She is one of the 50 scholarship winners who attended and presented at IATEFL, held in Birmingham in April 2016.
Luciana has been the Head at several bilingual IB institutions in Buenos Aires. At present she is a Learning Consultant and reader for National Geographic Learning and Trinity College London Argentina. She is also a facilitator at ESSARP (English Speaking Scholastic Association of the River Plate), where she trains heads and teachers from the most important bilingual institutions in Argentina.
All teachers at primary and secondary school level
To discover the power of slow looking in education
- What slow looking is and is not

- How to apply slow looking to trigger our students' thinking

- How to strengthen students' observation and thinking skills
- Online course with 6 online modules plus a synchronous meeting via webinar halfway through the course.
- Participation will be encouraged all throughout the course.
- Modules will be full of ideas to help you and your students discover the power of slow-looking
- Practical ideas to apply right away in your lessons.
We will be sharing the bibliography during the online course.
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