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Empathy at Home

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Five tips for how parents can start fun conversations at home about empathy
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These suggestions are playful and engaging ways to be empathetic with kids with games like "walk in my shoes" and role playing games. from StartEmpathy.org 

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Building an Empathy Muscle

Building an Empathy Muscle | Momfulness | Scoop.it
Five summer tips for getting children to think and care about people everywhere.

http://startempathy.org/blog/2013/07/building-empathy-muscle



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The Ashoka Community's curator insight, July 24, 2013 10:39 AM

"How to Build an Empathy Muscle" by Homa Sabet Tavangar, author of Growing Up Global: Raising Children to Be At Home in the World


She shares 5 summer tips for getting children to think and care about people everywhere.



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The Question You Shouldn't Ask Your Child

The Question You Shouldn't Ask Your Child | Momfulness | Scoop.it
We're constantly asking our kids what their favorite this or that is. Are there dangers to such a seemingly harmless question?

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Moving from asking kids what is their favorite _____ to asking when they felt ______. Interesting thought on the development of metacognition in children. 

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The Ashoka Community's curator insight, July 16, 2013 12:30 PM

We're constantly asking our kids what their favorite this or that is. Are there dangers to such a seemingly harmless question? Is there such a thing as a "parental do-over"? 

http://bit.ly/M2w7dY | Parents Magazine Positive Parenting Connection peaceful parenting

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