5 Ways to Get Students to Listen

Edutopia published this helpful article about 5 tips to get students to be better listeners.

I particularly liked the tip to “ask three, then ask me” so that students get in the habit of using each other as resources rather than running to the teacher.

I also liked the bit about having one student in each pair talk while the other actively listens and must respond with a comment or question only after the first person is done. It’s a good way to teach the skill of listening. I think there’s a NSRF protocol like this…

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