Communication

Expressing thoughts and ideas to others using oral, written, and/or non-verbal forms; deciphering meaning from oral, written, and/or non-verbal forms.

Demonstration includes:

1

Communicating effectively with peers, teachers, and others (e.g., avoiding the use of slang, being pleasant and helpful)

2

Exhibiting public and group speaking skills

3

Comprehending details and following directions

4

Repeating directions or requests to ensure understanding (i.e., practicing active listening)