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Empathy is one of the most important traits for those working on behalf of others.  

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5 simple ways to teach your child empathy | Village VoicesVillage Voices

5 simple ways to teach your child empathy | Village VoicesVillage Voices | School Psychology in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Mary Perfitt-Nelson's insight:

"In placing emphasis on feelings – labeling them, accepting them and expressing them – you’re showing your child that emotions matter. This is a very important step in teaching them to become empathetic, and have a capacity for imagining what it might be like to walk in someone else’s shoes."

 

Empathy is a key component for healthy relationships.  

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AnnC's curator insight, January 1, 2013 5:44 PM

Empathy may the most vital ingredient in building community and motivation.

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That one thing

That one thing | School Psychology in the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Mary Perfitt-Nelson's insight:

One key ability that good teachers use to help them design learning for kids on the fringe?

 

Empathy.

 

If you learn to think like them, designing learning WELL is a cinch!  

 

Empathy.  

 

That one thing goes a longgggggg way.  

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AnnC's curator insight, January 27, 2013 6:05 PM

Don't forget feelings and the importance of relating.