What insight do Alan Jacobs and each video give that will help us think and communicate effectively?

In the introduction and opening chapters, Alan Jacobsprovides insight into how we can think effectively. He also provides insight into how to understand the thinking and interaction of others. Review the reading and videos from Week 1, and read and watch the videos from Week 2. Compose an essay in which you evaluate the kind of thinking that is unfolding in each of the videos. Given what you have observed, what have you learned about critical thinking? What insight do Alan Jacobs and each video give that will help us think and communicate effectively? Your essay should be four pages double-spaced. It is worth 100 maximum points.