Empathy in the Classroom

I read an amazing article earlier this winter about creating a lesson play about fostering empathy in high school students around the subject of bullying. I think as an ELA teacher empathy is something I would like to try and instill in my students if at all possible. I’m using this post as a place to keep resources about emptahy in the classroom.

Empathy: The Most Important Back-to-School Supply

Teaching Empathy: Are We Teaching Content or Studends

Building Empathy in our Classrooms and Schools

The Opportunities for Empathy in the Classroom

Myth Busting in the ELA Classroom: Tackling Controversy to Grow Hearts and Minds

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