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HOW TO CULTIVATE EMPATHY

We all have the capacity for empathy.  As human beings we are literally wired for it.  But that doesn’t mean we’re off the hook: as with any skill, empathy must be nurtured and practiced.  And in that, we can all play a role.  Empathy begins and ends in our relationships with others.  Each day presents us with dozens of opportunities to model it – with our children, our friends, our colleagues. Here you'll discover tips, practices, and profiles of game-changing educators and innovators to help you more effectively cultivate empathy, starting right now.

Strength in Numbers

How one school turned its fortune around with collective, empathetic action
How one school turned its fortune around with collective, empathetic action
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By Haroon Yasin

Cultivating Empathy in a Diverse Urban School

New initiatives and traditions to increase academic marks
New initiatives and traditions to increase academic marks
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By Eleanor Bedford

The Impact of Activating Empathy in Schools

Jane Stewart and her elementary school friends take initiative with a stop bullying video
Jane Stewart and her elementary school friends take initiative with a stop bullying video
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By Eleanor Bedford

Beyond Standardized Tests

In Search of Schools With More than High Test Scores
In Search of Schools With More than High Test Scores
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By Amelia Sheldon

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