Social & Emotional Learning
While they're connected, empathy generally refers to taking the perspectives of others, and compassion includes a desire to help. A supportive classroom environment is one in which students reflect on themselves and their peers as learners and as people, full of similarities and differences. A diverse group culture that encourages empathy and compassion functions better as a whole and can better tackle tough issues.
Three reasons why empathy should be a central component of education.
Stories of people who are for -- and against -- VR as an empathy-builder.
Discover ways to integrate edtech and compassion into any content area.