Category Archive for ‘Teaching empathy’

3 Creative Ways to Build Empathy in the Classroom

by | 4.4.19

I am known as a warrior of social-emotional learning. I always say my teaching puts SEL first – and empathy is a critical component. People ask me all the time how I build empathy in the classroom. The answer is one day at a time, one experience at a time, with great intention, focus and practice.

Why I #LoveTeaching

by | 3.2.18

Backstage, as everything threatened to collapse, I saw my students taking the risk to truly demonstrate compassionate collaboration.

5-Minute PD

by | 3.2.17

“We look at students with their heads down and assume they are disinterested, but adults need to be sensitive to their stories.”

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