Psychologist David Coleman caused controversy when he said on air that children should hit back in the playground. Here, he explains his logic What would
“My 10-year-old son with Asperger’s was asked to write a poem for school titled ‘I Am’. He was given the first 2 words in every
I hope all is well with you. It’s been a while. It could be a month or two. Or maybe over a decade. Either way,
I was kinda a loner myself but it’s easy when it’s by choice. He sat alone at lunch , and I didn’t have anyone to
When I was 9, my parents had just gotten divorced. My mom moved my brother and I from Baltimore to Boston. As a newly divorced
“We do this for children on their way to school.” – Rita Obrien in Binghamton, New York. Food is Free Project.
These clever little people offered some simple, solid advice here. Less Head-Banging! Milk! Dream! Make peace! Kids really are smarter than adults sometimes. Bless them!
Every day for the last 3 years, Xie Xu, 18, has been carrying his disabled classmate to school on his back. His friend suffers from
My mother was an English teacher for several years. One day in one of her classes she began a discussion on bullying. This was actually
Bio: My name is Mary Tarantini and I am a high school English and special education teacher. I’ve written fiction for many years and have
Vidal Chastanet was asked by a New York-based photographer to name who has most influenced his life. His answer: ‘My principal, Ms Lopez.’ Why? Because
Opening a door is more than a physical act. It’s about putting yourself out there, getting to know people, making them feel comfortable, and making
‘JerrryyL wrote: “This hero came in our programming class and blessed us with waffles, which he cooked at his desk.” Team Kindness Blog feel that
Why Teaching Kindness in Schools Is Essential to Reduce Bullying by Lisa Currie of Ripple Kindness Phrases like “random acts of kindness” and “pay it
When Canadian teenager Caitlin Prater-Haacke was the victim of bullying, she didn’t get mad. She didn’t even want to get even. Instead, she got positive.
‘dentiteoz’ wrote: “My 8 year old was asked to write a poem at school. Spelling and punctuation aside, I’m pretty “surtin” she gets life.” Absolutely.
Marvin Callahan, a first grade teacher at public school in Albuquerque, New Mexico, has started a program to send backpacks full of food home with
Teachers are so very important for all of our futures. Look how one teacher’s kindness and example made such a difference for a young man
We are delighted to share this cute video with you. Watch two little children debating the whole ‘rain vs. sprinkling’ argument. The “YOU’RE NOT REAL.
A Western Australia primary school teacher, Len Christie, has written a letter to his students about a controversial schooling test. The NAPLAN (National Assessment Program-Literacy and
A story about Evan Mula, a 22-year-old from Boston who raised $10,000 with his friends to build a school house in Kenya through Change Heroes
Acts of Kindness do NOT Need to be Crazy, Big or Original by Catherine Martin I always make a party for my daughter’s birthday. This
The Memories From One act of Kindness can Last a Lifetime by Douglas Evans Over 30 years have passed, since this particular act of Kindness
Bullying and isolation in our schools is not acceptable. Please share this important message far and wide. Thank you.
We adore how this school appreciates that education is not just about memorizing facts and the grades that its pupils achieve. What a lovely, positive