Finer grained standards that are part of this one
Come to discussions prepared, having read and researched material under study; explicitly draw on that preparation by referring to evidence from texts and other research on the topic or issue to stimulate a thoughtful, well-reasoned exchange of ideas.
Respond thoughtfully to diverse perspectives; synthesize comments, claims, and evidence made on all sides of an issue; resolve contradictions when possible; and determine what additional information or research is required to deepen the investigation or complete the task.
Critique the accuracy, relevance, and organization of evidence of a presentation
Evaluate effectiveness of oral delivery techniques
Listen critically to evaluate the overall effectiveness of the presentation
Analyze the resources cited for validity