Daily Archives: 20/08/2014

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Got empathy?

Can teaching kids empathy change the world? That’s the idea behind the $100,000 prizes offered this summer by the David and Lucile Packard Foundation in partnership with Ashoka Changemakers, a group that tries to promote and connect social innovat…

Walking in Your Shoes

To walk in the other person’s shoes is perhaps the most important first step we can do to develop our emotional intelligence. This is called “empathy,” and it is defined as the capacity to experience another person’s point of view.British philosopher R…