This listening guide is designed to be completed as a student listens to the podcast "Invisibilia: How to Become Batman" which aired FRIDAY, JANUARY 23, 2015.
About the Episode: Alix and Lulu examine the surprising effect our expectations can have on the people around us. Plus, the story of a blind man who says expectations have helped him see. Yes, see.
This guide is a great addition to any classroom that wishes to talk about the power of a person's expectations and how they affect behavior, both positively and negatively. I used it in my high school Psychology class as we discussed sensation and perception, but it could have applications beyond psych.