The Thinking for Writing Skills learning program addresses the communication competency requirements of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). It intends to focus on critical reading and critical thinking as the foundations of true learning and personal development. The program will highlight the four (4) skills sets of: 1) Critical Thinking, which includes creative thinking, innovation, inquiry, analysis, evaluation and synthesis of information; 2) Communication Skills, which shall include effective development, interpretation and expression of ideas through written, oral, and visual communication; 3) Teamwork, which shall include the ability to consider different point of view and to work effectively with others to support a shared purpose or goal; and 4) Personal Responsibility, which shall include the ability to connect choices, actions, and consequences to ethical decision-making.