Research + News | Topic: Empathy
Apr 1, 2021
Selfie-Centered Kids? How To Teach Empathy With 5 Quick And Easy Activities
From a new article at ProtectYoungMinds.org:
Research shows that there’s a startling decline in empathy among kids. And in a world where capturing the perfect selfie, garnering likes and followers, and achieving social media fame are highly valued, it’s not hard to see why kids are becoming selfie-centered.
Read the full article here.
Feb 11, 2020
The Saddest Part Of Sadfishing
Is this ultra-personal sharing happening in the wrong forum? Read the article here.
Dec 6, 2019
A Parent’s Guide To Sadfishing, Explained By A Teenager
Sadfishing is when someone exaggerates their emotional state in order to get sympathy or attention from an audience. Read the article here.
Aug 23, 2017
How Our Screens Diminish Our Empathy
Tim Elmore asks the question “What ever happened to empathy?” on his Growing Leaders blog. Read his post here.
Aug 11, 2017
5 Skills – From Empathy To Manners – That Tech Might Be Eroding (And What To Do About It)
If you’re drowning in devices, but politeness is in short supply, it’s time to get back to basics. Read the blog post from Common Sense Media here.