Reflective Listening

Healthy Food Choices in Schools February 21, 2019 Print Friendly and PDF

Reflective Listening

Join Erin Sharp, MS, MAT, Curriculum Designer for the Smarter Lunchrooms Movement National Office, to learn why reflective listening (aka active listening) is an essential strategy for establishing collaborative relationships with stakeholders. She provides best practices for reflective listening, as well as pitfalls to avoid. Lastly, she shares a reflective listening practice activity, which you can do at home or share with a colleague. 

By the end of this webinar, participants will have learned…

  • What is reflective listening and why is it important?

  • Strategies for reflective listening

  • Conversation blockers to avoid 


PDF of Presentation Slides

Reflective Listening Tips Sheet


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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.