A series of 21 short interview clips taped at the Ashoka Conference where they asked people for tips about how to nurture empathy. Click here to automatically see the full series .
“Parents: Start by sharing, not by asking.
Empathy is something we can intentionally cultivate, not teach directly, says Ashoka Fellow Mary Gordon, Founder of Roots of Empathy. For parents, that begins with sharing your own feelings and experiences, which grows with children’s emotional literacy.”