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Speaking and Discussion
Learning Activity 6

6-1: The Way of Council

Remember these things when you participate in the The Way of Council.

The Four Intentions of the Way of Council
Conversation Principles
  1. Acknowledge one another as equals.
  2. Try to stay curious about each other.
  3. Recognize that we need each other’s help to become good listeners.
  4. Slow down so we have time to think and reflect.
  5. Remember that conversation is the natural way humans think together.
  6. Expect it to be messy at times.