How To increase effective listening in classroom

As a student we need to highlight few point as a guideline for effective listening in classroom. Firstly we need to concentrate on the message and focus to avoid mind drift. Concentrate only on the main point while looking for the hidden message. Second, determine the purpose of the message. There are three stage such as cautinous listening, skimming and scanning. Third is keep an open mind with respect the speaker’s viewpoint and aboid biases and prejudices. Besides that, we also need to provide feedback from verbal or nonverbal. Positive feedback will improve the communication addition paraphrasing lets the speaker know we understood the message. While listening we need to minimize note taking, talk or interrupt because it may interfere with the listening process.