Lesson 1: Listening
Links to Recommended Resources
Here are links to the various talks, books, and people Andrew mentions in this lecture:
5:40: “Nurturing Competent Communicators” talk by Andrew Pudewa
8:15: “The Absorbent Mind” by Maria Montessori
10:21: “Profound Influence of Music on Life” by Andrew Pudewa
28:17: “The Decline of the American Book Lover” by Jordan Weissmann
29:33: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
30:13: Andrew Kern
44:14: The Well-Trained Mind by Susan Bauer
49:54: Study Skills Series
1:06:38: Super-Learning by Sheila Ostrander
1:15:34: Martin Cothran
Outline of Session
- What is the difference between “natural listening” and “developed-trained listening”?
- What is the significance of the auditory environment for the development of good listening skills?
- What are some of the elements of good quality language?
- What characterizes the necessary conceptual relationship between listening and thinking?