Mind Bugs
This lesson shows how "mind bugs" can shape the way we view others.


Instructions

Print out the following news story (or pull it up and summarize for the students what happened.)

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/10/23/trayon-christian-lawsuit-barneys-new-york-nypd_n_4148490.html




Make sure video is fully loaded before student arrival.

click here to watch video on Youtube


Discussion Questions
    1. What role do “mind bugs”- ingrained habits of thought that lead to errors in how we perceive, remember, reason, and make decisions- play in this situation? Reminder: The concept of “mind bugs” was introduced at the fall conference.

    2. Have you ever felt that someone perceived you differently than treated you unfairly because of your race or the color of your skin?

    3. What can you do if you witness others being treated unfairly?
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