Also: Write OR Listen, not Both (re: Note-taking)
This weekend I listened to Vicki Davis' podcast with Dr. Jared Cooney Horvath, “Neuroscience Research: 5 Ways To Superior Teaching”. I agree with Vicki (a.k.a. Cool Cat Teacher) – this is essential listening for every teacher (and it's only about 15 minutes long).
The second of five insights Dr. Horvath gets into focuses on the challenge of learning while trying to read and listen at the same time.