[LEARNING FOR LIFE] Holiday Gift: Teaching Your Child Empathy Toward Others


This is the time of year when most people get into the giving spirit by giving a gift to a friend or family member or by lending local support to a favorite charity. It is also the perfect time of year to think about the gifts you can give a young child. These gifts don’t cost a dime or require batteries — just a bit of time.



Teaching Your Child Empathy Towards Others: Linda Filley-Bentler from the Roots of Empathy program explains how teaching your children how to feel compassion will help their emotional development.