Habits of Mind 2: Listening with Understanding and Empathy



After years of focusing exclusively on academic standards, bringing the Habits of Mind to life in your classroom may require a shift on your part–moving away from just paying attention to content learning to focusing also on developing self-directed, thoughtful problem solvers. This learning path focuses on listening with understanding and empathy, one of the most important skills for success in school and in life.

Learning Path Outcomes:

  • Examine the skill of listening with understanding and empathy.
  • Recognize the importance of investing in the ideas of others.
  • Learn concrete strategies to improve listening skills.

Continuing Education credits: Act 48 (Pennsylvania), CTLE (New York)
Duration: 3 hours

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