The Five Colleges of Ohio
Teagle Foundation

Welcome to the Five Colleges of Ohio project to explore the effectiveness of a liberal arts education to foster creative and critical thinking.

This multi-year project is funded by the Teagle Foundation, a medium-sized foundation based in New York City and dedicated to increasing student engagement and learning in the liberal arts and sciences.

If you are interested in learning more about the project or participating in it, contact Nancy Grace at NGrace@wooster.edu.

About the Project

Project Mission

History of the Project

Research PlanPDF

Participants

Tools

Conference Papers

Creative Thinking

Contexts & Definitions

Characteristics & Traits

Resources

Sample Rubics

Similiarities & Differences

Critical Thinking

Contexts & Definitions

Characteristics & Traits

Resources

Sample Rubics

Similiarities & Differences

Generic Creative &
Critical Thinking Rubric

Findings

Faculty & Student Surveys

Consultant Interviews

Generic RubricPDF

AAC&U VALUE Metarubrics