Yoram Harpaz, Ph.D., is associate professor in Beit Berl College in Israel. He was a project's manager In Branco Weiss for the Development of Thinking and the director of Mandel School for Educational Leadership in Jerusalem. He wrote his dissertation on teaching thinking in Harvard University and The Hebrew University. He has published seven books and many articles on the aims of education, teaching and learning. His book Educational Design in Six Steps: A Strategic and Practical Scaffold was published recently in Routledge.