What Is Systems Thinking?

Systems thinking¬†utilizes habits, tools and concepts to develop an understanding of the interdependent structures of dynamic systems. When individuals have a better understanding of systems, they are better able to identify the leverage points that lead to desired outcomes. To see additional definitions of systems thinking, select “Definitions” in this section. Explore ways to learn more about systems thinking in the Professional Development & Events section.

Teachers use the iceberg visual to understand a systemic issue of concern.