Kindness,Child,Compassion

Program teaching kids power of kindness, compassion

November 10, 2016
in Kids

0:00:00Play clipMuteVolume 100%0:00 / 1:58Full screenClosed Captions Off English Show Transcript Hide Transcript E CHEESE, SALMON NEED. >> BULLYING IS ALWAYS A CONCERN FOR PARENTS. >> NOT THAT YOUR CHILD COULD BE IT. >> ERIKA WITH AN EXAMPLE. >> WE WANT TO RAISE COMPASSIONATE KIDS. THAT DOESN'T NECESSARILY HAPPEN AUTOMATICALLY. BEING KIND CAN REQUIRE PRACTICE. >> IT'S ABOUT REALLY SHOWING AND TEACHING THESE KIDS THAT WHAT THEY SAY MATTERS. CARING. SHE'S THE NEEDHAM MOM BEHIND CHOOSE TO BE NICE, A PROGRAM SCHOOLS. >> WE HAVE CURE THE KINDNESS -- >> ALREADY IN 30 SCHOOL, IT'S ONLY BEEN GOING FOR ABOUT A YEAR AND A HALF. >> I WORRY ABOUT ABOUT THE LACK OF CIVILITY IN OUR COUNTRY. RESEARCHERS. ACHIEVEMENT AS THE PRIMARY GOAL. >> CO-DIRECTOR OF THE PROJECT AT HARVARD WHICH SURVEYED STUDENTS AND TEACHERS. TO BE HAPPY. WHAT IF WE SAID, ALL I WANT IS FOR YOU TO BE KIND. >> PARENTS SHOULD TALK ABOUT KINDNESS AND EMPATHY AND HELP KIDS PRACTICE. >> IT'S LIKE LEARNING A SPORT. IT'S HELPING NEIGHBORS. RIGHT THING. MAKE IT AN EXPECTATION. >> IT'S NOT GIVING YOUR KID A TROPHY IF THEY CLEAR THE TABLE. >>...

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