My three days at Harvard Graduate School of Education… glowing in the aftermath…

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Professor Rick Weissbourd gave us great pearls of wisdom about empathy and caring and creating learning environments that value these social emotional skills. He also says we need to focus less on happiness. Very inspirational!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/parenting/wp/2014/07/18/are-you-raising-nice-kids-a-harvard-psychologist-gives-5-ways-to-raise-them-to-be-kind/

About Kathleen McNamara Head's Up!

an educator in Independent Schools for over 28 years
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