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Where do our assumptions come from? Explore the core concepts of the cycle of socialization and in 10 meaningful minutes earn your digital badge.

Course Description

We all make assumptions and judgments about others and about ourselves. While quick decisions can be useful in everyday life, they can cause harm if we don't examine where these beliefs came from. In this course, learn how to recognize your own socialization and understand how it affects your relationships with others and with yourself. In 10 meaningful minutes, earn your digital badge upon completion of this GEM.

GEM Contributor

Instructional Designer with ansrsource

Dr. Jon Humiston

Dr. Jon Humiston (they, them, theirs) is a scholar-practitioner with 20+ years of experience working in higher education. They are an adjunct faculty member in Educational Leadership with a focus on inclusion, social justice, qualitative research and campus climates and an Instructional Designer at ansrsource. Their research centers on the campus climate for transgender and nonbinary students in a university setting. They speak at national conferences on the importance of creating an inclusive environment for transgender and nonbinary students.

GEM Reviews

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A Good Look at Your Own Thinking

Terri Byrd

This course was really interesting and helps you to be aware of how you think and why you think that way. It's a good start on looking at your own thoughts a...

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This course was really interesting and helps you to be aware of how you think and why you think that way. It's a good start on looking at your own thoughts and the assumptions that you make every day and understanding why you make those assumptions.

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Where Did I Get That Assumption?

Kiera Messing

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The GEM Strategy

Rajiv Narayana, President & CEO, ansrsource

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