KB Effective listening skills with help my high school students thrive when they go onto college or enter the workforce. KB 10 Skills for Active Listening (helpful in any field) These basic skills should be taught in school!
Challenging misconceptions, negative thought processes & habitual distorted thinking patterns through "Critical thinking" based upon Socrates' basic philosophical questions. Also known as Challenging Perceptions in therapy & coaching.
This ones for older students and can push students to use several different kinds of prompts in their writing. I love that it is visually stimulating and therefore students are more likely to refer to it when writing in class.
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Infographic: Language and Your Brain. The left hemisphere of the brain houses the centers that deal with language comprehension and speech production. There are many benefits related to learning a second language.
From "Information Graphics" by Sandra Rendgen (via Brain Pickings) -- 'Two Mindsets,' Stanford, magazine article, Data Source: Carol Dweck: 'Mindset: The New Psychology of Success', Design: Nigel Holmes