OpenMind’s Virtual Learning Experience

OpenMind explores the inner workings of the mind and the psychological roots of our differences. It provides students with practical, evidence-based skills to communicate constructively across differences.

OpenMind’s Virtual Learning Experience

OpenMind explores the inner workings of the mind and the psychological roots of our differences. It provides students with practical, evidence-based skills to communicate constructively across differences.

4-Week Guided Program

Our 4-week program focuses on skill-building and habit formation. It includes 8 online lessons and 4 peer-to-peer conversations. Each week, students complete two online lessons and a peer-to-peer conversation (approx. 1.5 hours per week in total). Students receive reminder emails to stay on track and retain key concepts from the lessons. OpenMind can be used in individual classrooms or campus-wide through orientation or First-Year Experience programming. 

4-Week Guided Program

Our 4-week program focuses on skill-building and habit formation. It includes 8 online lessons and 4 peer-to-peer conversations. Each week, students complete two online lessons and a peer-to-peer conversation (approx. 1.5 hours per week in total). Students receive reminder emails to stay on track and retain key concepts from the lessons. OpenMind can be used in individual classrooms or campus-wide through orientation or First-Year Experience programming.

8 Interactive Online Lessons

Our research-based lessons weave together psychological concepts with interactive practice scenarios. Each lesson is adaptive, tailoring itself to meet students where they are. Lessons take approx. 30 minutes to complete and can be assigned as homework. Each lesson includes graded quiz questions to test comprehension.

8 Interactive Online Lessons

Our research-based lessons weave together psychological concepts with interactive practice scenarios. Each lesson is adaptive, tailoring itself to meet students where they are. Lessons take approx. 30 minutes to complete and can be assigned as homework. Each lesson includes graded quiz questions to test comprehension.

4 Guided Peer-to-Peer Conversations

Students break into pairs and meet weekly for 45-minute peer-to peer conversations. This provides accountability, enables learners to build social connection, and provides them with the opportunity to practice applying their skills. Guides and exercises are included within the program.

4 Guided Peer-to-Peer Conversations

Students break into pairs and meet weekly for 45-minute peer-to peer conversations. This provides accountability, enables learners to build social connection, and provides them with the opportunity to practice applying their skills. Guides and exercises are included within the program.

Data-Driven Outcomes

The program brings rigorous psychology research to life in an engaging, practical, and accessible format. Assessments are embedded within the program to track outcomes. You can view your students’ progress and quiz scores from your administrator dashboard.

Data-Driven Outcomes

The program brings rigorous psychology research to life in an engaging, practical, and accessible format. Assessments are embedded within the program to track outcomes. You can view your students’ progress and quiz scores from your administrator dashboard.

Our Outcomes

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of Learners Increase Warmth Towards "Others"

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of Learners Increase in Intellectual Humility

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of Learners Feel More Comfortable Sharing Their Views

Resource Library

Each step of OpenMind corresponds to an extensive array of essays, videos, academic articles, and books. Educators can draw from these resources to build their own curricula or to provide a deeper exploration of the material covered in the online program.

Resource Library

Each step of OpenMind corresponds to an extensive array of essays, videos, academic articles, and books. Educators can draw from these resources to build their own curricula or to provide a deeper exploration of the material covered in the online program.

What People Are Saying

It explains things in an easy-to-understand way, while still offering mind boggling insight.”

– College Student

 

[M]y class has completed the OpenMind assignment and loved it. All of them said they learned something…but a couple said it was life changing.”

– Professor, Nashville State Community College

OpenMind is a great tool in facilitating the discourse necessary for true learning to occur.”

– Professor, Ball State University

 

What People Are Saying

It explains things in an easy-to-understand way, while still offering mind boggling insight.”

– College Student

 

[M]y class has completed the OpenMind assignment and loved it. All of them said they learned something…but a couple said it was life changing.”

– Professor, Nashville State Community College

OpenMind is a great tool in facilitating the discourse necessary for true learning to occur.”

– Professor, Ball State University

 

Try Out the Program

Interested in trying out the full program? Click below to go through the program in “admin mode.” This will enable you to explore the full program as if you were a student, with the added privilege of being able to skip around across lessons.

Try Out the Program

Interested in trying out the full program? Click below to go through the program in “admin mode.” This will enable you to explore the full program as if you were a student, with the added privilege of being able to skip around across lessons.

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