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    Ideas about how assumptions are critical to achieving greater critical clarity are debated.

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    First, Brookfield's discussion about paradigmatic assumptions is interesting because teachers often experience isolation and assume that we are totally "self-directed learners" (Brookfield, 1995). Instead, it is important for us to remember that teaching involves a team approach; effective teaching is collaborative, interdisciplinary, and definitely not a solitary endeavor. Improved clarity occurs when teachers use paradigms as lens, not the ...

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    This posting comments on types of teaching assumptions.