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What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say.

 -- Ralph Waldo Emerson (bio)


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"Listening is a magnetic and strange thing, a creative force.

You can see that when you think how the friends that really listen to us are the ones we move toward, and we want to sit in their radius as though it did us good, like ultraviolet rays."

-- Brenda Ueland


Infoplease: Listening Skills
 Tips for being a good listener



Listening Skills
 This site outlines the active process of listening.
 Students use descriptive explications to guide another student in
completing tasks and explain the importance of being articulate and the frustration when directions are unclear.


 Following Oral Directions Lesson
 Following directions is very important. It helps you get the information you need to understand something and to learn important things.


"Rivers know this: There is no hurry, we shall get there some day."

-- Winnie the Pooh