Drawp for School & The Four Cs: Critical Thinking, Communication, Collaboration & Creativity Earlier this year I shared Drawp for School, an engaging tool for sharing and collaboration in tech-friendly classrooms. It lets teachers send assignments to students and collect their finished product. Kids can work together on interactive projects using Drawp for School on their tablet. This tool is iPad, Android, Windows tablet, Chromebook and Mac friendly and can be used in different subject areas. The folks at Drawp for School recently shared a blog post that covers some of the ways their workflow platform supports higher order thinking. The First C is Critical Thinking and Problem Solving because Drawp allows students to illustrate difficult concepts and show their work.
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