Listen with Empathy

Listen with


Active Engagement Activities

Watch this video (7:40) and read the corresponding article to further understand the intersection of compassionate curiosity and empathy.

Watch Kwame Christian’s TED Talk and reflect using these prompts.

Utilize the Missed Cues Protocol to consider ways we can unpack assumptions and/or listen more deeply to students.

Practice empathic listening by role-playing authentic scenarios related to students, staff, or families.