DO

  • Pay attention in class
  • Participate in class
  • Be prepared for class
  • Be open-minded and respectful
  • Feel comfortable enough to ask professor or classmates questions
  • Contribute to the convo
  • Be accepting but willing to express
  • Open to the experiences of others
  • Quiet when people are speaking
  • Considerate with your responses
  • Encourage others
  • Back up others if you agree
  • Listen to others before giving your input
  • Explain what others might not understand

DON'T

  • Belittle your classmates
  • Interrupt your classmates when they're speaking
  • Disrespect the instructor
  • Tackle/use physical violence against the professor
  • Be cruelly or unnecessarily judgmental
  • Be hard on yourself
  • Be disruptive
  • Raise your voice
  • Insult people
  • Be ethnocentric
  • Be on your phone
  • Skip class/show up late
  • Get off topic
  • Call people out
  • Be sarcastic
  • Storm out of class
  • YELL