On this blog we reference the RED Model of Critical Thinking quite a bit as it is the foundation for the results on the Watson-Glaser Critical Thinking Appraisal assessment, as well as a simple way to effectively approach problem solving and decision making. In addition, the RED Model is a key feature of the book Now You’re Thinking! which shares the true story of how a Marine battalion saved the life of a 2-year old girl with a congenital heart defect.
In this short video clip, Heather Ishikawa (co-author of Now You’re Thinking!) explains how the RED Model of Critical Thinking can guide you towards better life decisions: