Rationale - the critical thinking tool for rigorous thinkers

Rationale is the tool for making informed, thorough and accurate judgements.

Rationale Education

Rationale accelerates the development of rigorous critical thinking and communication skills by providing the visual framework to organise information and structure reasoning.

Whether you need to consider the pros and cons of an issue, weigh up evidence, evaluate and analyse arguments or make your case, Rationale will enable you to present your ideas in a structured, logical format.


Rationale's intuitive conventions and clear guidance scaffold reasoning activities while the essay planner helps students write essays with clear, logical structures. The outcomes - good pedagogy, an engaged class, structured essays, improved results.

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