Fostering acts of kindness is more important for humanity than ever before. To begin, we need to understand the social and emotional importance of teaching kindness at all levels.
We all are experiencing an array of feelings during the Covid-19 crisis, children included. Many of these feelings are heightened as state and government officials ask us to separate from family, friends, teachers, and co-workers. As a parent, you may be unsure how to help your child cope. Try these strategies for supporting your own emotional health and that of your family throughout this challenging time.
Growth mindset is the belief that students can learn more or become smarter if they work hard and persevere. It addresses both the hearts and minds of students and teachers. Willingness to try new things and to attempt challenging tasks can foster a growth mindset at home or at school. Try these recommendations with your child.