This fourth edition offers more than 1,000 brain-friendly strategies and examines standards-based lesson planning, learning styles, and positive teaching mind-sets to enhance student results.
Chapter 12: Listening Secrets
Most teachers have wondered about which strategies they should use to motivate kids. You can't really make students do something they don't want to do, except in a temporary display of power or authority. Almost all the time, motivation is an internal kick to act. When your students feel valued, respected, and listened to, they tend to act more motivated. Now, there's much more to motivating your students than being a good listener, but without it, you've got little chance of success. Here you'll learn the listening skills no one ever taught you.
Listening is a Learned Skill
Sounds waves hit your brain, and you hear. ...