6 Problem/Situation Solving: Let Me Think. Cool Calm Clever Series

6 Problem/Situation Solving: Let Me Think. Cool Calm Clever Series
6 Problem/Situation Solving: Let Me Think. Cool Calm Clever Series
6 Problem/Situation Solving: Let Me Think. Cool Calm Clever Series
6 Problem/Situation Solving: Let Me Think. Cool Calm Clever Series
6 Problem/Situation Solving: Let Me Think. Cool Calm Clever Series
6 Problem/Situation Solving: Let Me Think. Cool Calm Clever Series
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This Problem Situation Solving activity is taken from Lesson 6 of the Cool Calm Clever Series.

It teaches the participants to think outside the box and to use a situation solving outline.

Included in the Training

This is Lesson 6: Let Me Think. Problem Situation Solving skills are taught as ways to handle life’s situations and to prevent conflict. We prefer the word situation rather than the word problem. A problem is dreaded. However, a situation is something that requires our sharp critical thinking skills. So, it is a challenge. It is an opportunity. In this lesson you will do the following:

• Learn to identify the real problem.

• Organize facts in a meaningful way.

• Learn to plan using a timetable of task.

• Identify and classify information.

• Reformulate the “old situation” -V- solve the “old situation”.

• Look at positive and structured ways to approach problems.

• Practice common sense approaches to situations.

• Learn situation-solving techniques:

o Brainstorming Skills: Learn to generate many alternatives to a situation.

o 4-Step Situation-Solving Technique: Learn a formula for solving situations.

o Divergent Thinking: Learn to use common sense in more complex situations.

Today, what does it mean to be a Cool Person? What is seen as cool will change from time to time, from place to place, and from generation to generation.

Cool is what the Cool People say is cool. They set the standards.

Everyone wants to be around Cool People because they have cool-headed-ness.

They have –What some people call – P-zzazz

Cool Calm Clever Series Leadership/Violence Prevention

This 8-Book Training Program will cover the major topics described below that teach and reinforce critical thinking skills. The first workshop, Who Is This Globally Cool Person? covers such a broad range of our topics and provides an excellent introduction for the remaining 7 books. Conflicting situations and strategies for dealing with conflict are interwoven throughout the Training Series.

1. Who Is This Globally Cool Person? It could be you! How to be Cool in public, at School, at home

Today, what does it mean to be a Cool Person? What is seen as cool will change from time to time, from place to place, and from generation to generation.

2. Say It Out Loud: The Cool Person speaks well in groups. Public Speaking Skills

An individual must be confident enough to speak up in groups, class, and meetings. It feels good to contribute to the conversation.

3. Erace-ism™: The Cool Person communicates well in a diverse world. Cultural Diversity

Our culture influences our behavior. We must learn to be respectful to cultures that are different from ours. Different does mean that they are wrong.

4. This Or That: The Cool Person seeks alternatives. Brainstorming Skills

There are many possible solutions to a situation. This process teaches one to review these options and not act hastily.

5. But I Meant . . . The Cool Person says it right the first time. Communication Skills

Since conflict is a meeting of different and sometimes opposing views, effective communication skills can aid the parties as they start to understand each other’s views. It feels good to be able to say exactly what you meant to say.

6. Let Me Think! The Cool Person is a problem situation solver. Situation Solving Skills

Situation solving skills are taught as ways to handle life’s events and to prevent conflict.

7. Oops! What Went Wrong: The Cool Person always has a plan. Planning & Organizing

These skills are vital in the process of planning for the future and setting mini goals that make it easier to reach those really big ones. Each of us want to be the one to determine our own future; thus, producing positive outcomes.

8. You Dissed Me! The Cool Person prevents conflict. Conflict Resolution

Learning these conflict resolution skills will change a verbal attack into a lively, exciting problem situation solving discussion and prevent the advanced stage of a physical attack.

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