How to Encourage Empathy | The Parent Report

Can you teach kids to be more caring and empathic?   How to Encourage Empathy? 


There’s probably not a better trait that

makes the world a better place

than empathy.


When we feel for others, we want the best for them. Kids who are empathic reach out and help others, are unlikely to bully or even be a by-stander in bully situations. In other words they care, Jacob Azzerod, author of From Difficult to Delightful in 30 Days offers a few tips on how to encourage empathy in kids.  You’re not going to teach children to be empathetic by telling them to be empathetic or even by  being empathetic yourself.