As we embark on this online learning and discovery journey, we will start by reviewing a few habits that can assist us in becoming better lifelong learners.
The Public Library of Charlotte & Mecklenburg County has put together a list of habits for lifelong learning. The list and accompanying tutorial is titled 7 ½ Habits of Highly Successful Lifelong Learners. This tutorial will provide us with a refresher on what it means to be a lifelong learner. As you view the tutorial, think about how these habits relate to your own life.
For this exercise you will view the 7 ½ Habits of Highly Successful Lifelong Learners online tutorial.
- During the tutorial the presenter will mention two handouts. You may wish to use the following links to download them before you start the tutorial.
- View the 7 ½ Habits of Highly Successful Lifelong Learners tutorial (below). As you read, write down which habit among the 7 & 1/2 is easiest for you and which is hardest.
- Create an initial post on your blog in which you reflect on the 7 and 1/2 lifelong learning habits. Which one might be easiest for you? Hardest? Why?
Have fun! It’s never too late to become a lifelong learner!