Strategic Questioning Families
- What have you heard and read about the situation? Do
you trust the source? Why or Why not?
- What effects of this situation have you noticed?
- What do you know for sure and what are you not
- How can you find out more?
- How did you feel about the situation when you first
heard about it?
- What do you feel when explaining this situation to
- How could you change the situation to be as you would
- In this situation, what do you care about most?
- What is the meaning of this situation in your own
- What will it take to bring the current situation
towards the ideal?
- How might those changes come about? Name as many ways
- Who or what could make a positive difference? have
you seen or read about changes made in similar
Personal Inventory and Support Questions
- What aspects of the situation interest you the most?
- What do you llike to do that might be useful in
bringing about changes?
- What support would you need if you were going to
change the situation?
Personal Action Questions
From "Strategic Questions," Student CITES Project
- Who do you need to talk to?
- How will you get an introduction to them that will
establish your credibility?
- How can you get others together to work on this?
Thornridge High School in Dolton, Illinois
Engaged Learning Projects sponsored by
Fermi National Accelerator
Fermilab. Funded by the
North Central Regional
Technology in Education Consortium based at the
Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL).
Created: July, 1997