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We offer small-group and one-on-one consulting for key personnel in your business, government agency, non-profit, military or intelligence agency, educational institution, or any organization or department seeking to improve the quality of thinking and decision-making in the organization.

Spring 2021 Registration Open Now!

Study under the guidance of a first-generation Paulian Scholar from the comfort of your home or office! Credits and CEU's are available to those who want them. There are no mandatory live meetings; work on your own time.

Online Winter/Spring Workshops in Critical Thinking!

We are offering interactive online workshops with our Fellows and Scholars throughout the first half of 2021. There are topics for educators, administrators, professionals, and government and military personnel. Engage in group discussions, breakout activities, and more!

The Set of 23 Thinker's Guides is Back!

Rowman & Littlefield, co-publisher and exclusive distributor of the Thinker’s Guide Library, has released the Thinker's Guide Library Special Bundle! You can now own all 23 Thinker's Guides for half the cost of buying them individually! (Click below for ordering information.)

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Center for Critical Thinking Community Online! This new interactive learning platform provides users a place to develop together as reasoners through a multitude of activities, social media features, and more! FREE 30-Day Trial!

Custom Online Intensive Workshops & Short Courses for Your Institution or Business

The Foundation for Critical Thinking offers customized webinars and six-week online training programs on critical thinking in a multitude of topics, enabling us to custom-design a learning experience for your institution based on your needs and goals.


We offer online training and webinars by world-renowned scholars!
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Critical thinking is a desire to seek, patience to doubt, fondness to meditate, slowness to assert, readiness to consider, carefulness to dispose and set in order; and hatred for every kind of imposture.

~ Francis Bacon (1605)

OUR MISSION

The Foundation and Center for Critical Thinking aim
to improve education in colleges, universities and primary
through secondary schools. Read more.