HABITS OF MIND GIVE YOU THE TOOLS TO BECOME AN EFFECTIVE LEARNER
Habits of mind can be developed, and Keys to Effective Learning will help you do just that. Each chapter in this text focuses on one habit of mind that will help you reach your potential in school, in your work, and in your personal life.
2. Manage Impulsivity
3. Gather Data Through All the Senses
4. Question and Pose Problems
5. Apply Past Knowledge to New Situations
6. Listen with Understanding and Empathy
7. Think Flexibly
8. Take Responsible Risks
9. Strive for Accuracy and Precision
10. Think and Communicate with Clarity and Precision
11. Stay Open to Continuous Learning
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REAL WORLD PHOTOS
Most of the photos in this book feature the award-winning photojournalism of The New York Times. For more information on the NYTimes programs for college students and the annual photojournalism contest for students, visit www.nytimes.com.