Americans of all stripes are coming together coast to coast in conversations on any topic of interest—both in-person and virtually. You’re welcome to join a scheduled conversation or host your own, commit to #ListenFirst to understand in your daily encounters, and explore conversation resources.
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Each person who listens first to understand tips the scales toward a stronger and more equitable future for our nation and better relationships in our daily lives. Will you join us?
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NCP Sustaining Members have provided helpful resources to enhance your conversations. Check out the rich guides, tips, insights, wisdom, assessments, and training below.
Conversation Guides & Methods
Partner with one of 700+ professional facilitators in the NCDD network.
Explore thoroughly researched pro-con arguments for dozens of topics.
Listen First Academy: Learn more about the science of listening and what it means to #ListenFirst.
Attend Red-Blue Workshop Moderator Training and/or Skills Training. Contact Donna.
Attend workshops such as Introduction to Dialogue Across Differences, The Power of Dialogue, and Basic Facilitation Skills.