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